Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Newbie Bloggers Blog Hop

Janis at Grade Three is the Place for Me! is hosting a Newbie Blog Hop! Since I still consider myself as a newbie... I have joined!! Here are the questions and my answers:

    1.  what state you are in
     - Alabama

    2.  your current teaching position
     - I am a Certified Substitute Teacher

    3.  your teaching experience
     - This will be my first year subbing/ teaching in an education     setting, however, I have been a cheerleading coach for around 6 years. I have taught ages 3- 19. Competition cheerleading and tumbling/ cheer classes.
4.  when you started blogging
    - I started my blogging experience on March 3, 2012!!
5.  share a blogging tip / blogging resource
   - I found many great tutorials through Teaching Blog Addict when I started my blog. 

Make sure you link up here!

Wednesday, July 11, 2012


Ahem... **taps mic**... Is this thing on?? Good morning everyone out there in blogland! I am leaving my substitute interview and proud to say I am walking away with my very FIRST sub job!!!! **does cartwheels** I am so very excited (in case you can't tell). I go back tomorrow for training. I'll let you know how that goes. That is all for now. **drops mic and steps down from the stage**

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Who doesn't love a good giveaway??

Who doesn't love a good giveaway?? I know I surely do!! Candace over at 005 Watkins' Way is having a 100 follower giveaway!!

Click on the button to visit her page to enter for a  chance to win up to $20 worth of goodies!!

Stacy from Simpson's Superstars is having a giveaway celebrating her 115 followers!! She is calling it Florida's Fabulous 15.

Click on her button for a chance to win 15 prizes from some of FL's best teacher bloggers!!

On another note... the school system that I interviewed with is voting tonight on their sub candidates. **crosses fingers** so I should be receiving a letter with my decision soon! Also, I have an interview with another school system in the morning at 8. Wish me luck!!

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Awards Galore and Currently!!!

I haven't been on in about a week or so... little did I know... I would have some amazing awards waiting on me when I got back! Thanks, thanks, and more thanks! I am so very honored!
Emily over at I Love My Classroom awarded me The Versatile Blogger Award and the One Lovely Blog Award. And Diane over at Teaching with Moxie also awarded me with The Versatile Blogger Award.
Here are the rules....
1. Thank the blogger who nominated you.
2. Include a link to their site.
3. Include the award image in your post.
4. Give 7 random facts about yourself
5. Nominate 15 other bloggers for the award.
6. When nominating, include a link to their site.
7. Let other bloggers know they've been nominated.

And the rules....

1. Follow the person that gave you the award.

2. Link back to the person that gave you the award.

3. Pass the award on to 15 new bloggers.

7 Random Facts about myself:
1. I am an only child.
2. I am a very picky eater.
3. I eat chicken at least 5 times weekly.
4. I cheered for 12 years.
5. I work in a Level 1 Trauma Center/ Emergency Department yet death is still eery to me. 
6. I love the beach and would live there year-round (if I could talk to hubby into it).
7. I am named after my paternal grandmother who was killed in a car wreck when my dad was 3. Her name was Jessie May so my parents named me Jessica.

1. Fancy Free in Fourth
2. All Students Can Shine
3. Daisy Days for Learning
4. Enchanted Tales of Elementary School
5. Down the Learning Road
6. First in Maine
7. It's a Jungle Out There
8. Life, Love, Literacy
9. Ms. Rachel's Room
10. Math is Elementary
11. Miss Chamblee' KinderFriends
12. Run Teacher, Run!
13. The Caffeinated Teacher
14. Think, Wonder, Teach
15. Adventures of a Third Grade Teacher

Lauren over at Adventures in Sixth gave me the Liebster Blog award also!! (I told you Awards GALORE!!)

This award highlights blogs that have under 200 followers. Here are the rules for it:
1. Copy and paste this award on your blog.
2. Thank the giver and link back to them.
3. Reveal 5 other bloggers and let them know by commenting on their blog. 

A Work of Heart
Brynleys Brainstorms
Caught in the Middle


Now for my July Currently...

                                            Go link up with Farley and share your own July Currently!!
Whew... that was a mouthful!! Are you still reading?? Haha..  No, really.. are you?
Hope everyone had an amazing 4th of July!!


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