Sunday, November 27, 2011

Sunshine Award Makes My Month!

It has been "one of those" months weekends. I feel like I can't catch up at school or home...eeek...and the holiday month of madness hasn't even begun! Wah wah me :)
Blogging and Pinterest have been my ultimate downtime de-stressor. I love reading about the things people are doing and have implemented many ideas in my own classroom (more to follow, I promise). That said, waking up to the Sunshine Award has been the highlight of my month.
Thank you so much to Deb at Simply the Classroom for the honour-I am absolutely thrilled.


The Sunshine Award rules are:
1. Thank the person who gave this award and write a post about it.
2. Answer the following questions below.
3. And pass the award to 10~12 fabulous bloggers, link their blogs and let them know you awarded them.

* Favorite Color? 
My favourite colour is blue. I also like pink and orange if they are light (pastel?)

* Favorite Animal?
We have two dogs; Genie, a Golden Lab and Rascal, a Shih Tzu-Poodle, so I guess dogs are my favourite animal. Although I really like cats. My husband is allergic to them, though, so I can't get one.

* Favorite Number? 
My favourite number is 4...always has been....always will be (to quote Bridget)

* Favorite Drink? 
Tims' large double double

* Facebook or Twitter?
Facebook as I don't know how to Tweet.

* Your Passion? 
My passion has to be teaching/learning...especially researching strategies and theories. I love learning and have been involved in three action research projects (two math, one emotional literacy). I also LOVE cooking. I just don't seem to have the time to devote to it that I'd like to.

* Giving or Getting Presents?
Hmmm...tough one....Probably giving presents. It's fun to think about and then find the perfect gift. I love watching my family open their gifts.

* Favorite day? 
My most favourite day of the year is Christmas.

* Favorite flowers? 
I am trying really hard to be a gardener. This summer, I planted a perennial bed :)...every summer I plant annuals and enjoy creating pretty flower beds. My fave flower (which I have planted but hasn't bloomed yet) is the PEONY.

Choosing my favourite blogs was difficult...I love so many and get inspiration from them all! Here are some:

Blogs I Adore

10 comments:

  1. Thanks so much for the shout out and award! Made my SUNday. :)

    Caitlin
    Ms. Preppy's Adventures in Primary and Polka Dots

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  2. Yay thanks!! And I love peonies too! I forgot to write that one. They are sooo beautiful. :)

    Marvelous Multiagers!

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  3. Love your blog, just found it today! I'm your newest follower. Congrats on the Sunshine Award!
    Dee
    First Impressions

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  4. You are so sweet! And your blog is awesome!

    Dana
    3rd Grade Gridiron

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  5. Keri...thanks for the award. I've nominated you back! Thanks for blogging all your ideas!

    Jennifer Jones
    www.helloliteracy.blogspot.com

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  6. Thanks for the wonderful comments!

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  7. Sorry for the delay in responding, I was so excited to see your comment! Thank you so much for the award! Good luck with your gardening!

    ❤Mrs. McKown
    Little Literacy Learners

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  8. Just happened upon your blog and want to tell you it's adorable. Loves the owls.


    Yearn to Learn Blog

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  9. Well in case your happiness has run out, I've nominated you for another award! :) Come on over and check it out!!

    Little Miss Glamour Goes to Kindergarten

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