Thursday, March 14, 2013

My 100th post!!! Thankful Thursday #2 in March 2013

100th Post Today!!  So much to be thankful for!


  • whomever first told me about blogging
  • my daughter for showing me an example of a great blog (hers)
  • faithful slicers who continue to comment
  • students who are into writing
  • friends who understand my passion about teaching
  • Facebook to help keep in touch with old friends around the world
  • a comfortable chair to sit and write my blogs (I am also thinking about Elsie's sofa...should I switch to sofa as well??)
  • the group of students who all decided to bring me an apple today (maybe a post will follow)
  • the phrase "Ms. I miss you!" 
  • new ELL students who keep coming
  • small group ladies who keep me grounded (but in a funny way)
  • parent-teacher conferences with a calm weather forecast (last year in March we had tornado warnings and hail)
  • jeans day at school this Friday!
  • students who have learned to communicate in English!!!!!!!!
  • YOU--who read  this list!!

14 comments:

  1. Wow - a wonderful list. I had a conversation with a friend the other day about why I blog, and the audience, the readers, the community, the feeling of being accountable, of being public, of being read, of actually feeling like a writer --- was at the top of my list.

    A 100 posts - a huge accomplishment!! Congratulations!

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  2. I'm so glad you had blogging on you list. It really has improved my practice so much in the year that I have been doing it. Also, it sounds like you have really special relationships with your students.

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  3. Congratulations on 100 posts. How exciting. Loved your list.

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  4. Woo hoo! 100 posts is a reason to celebrate the day. There is so much to be thankful for every day. I need to sit back and create a list. Sit where you are most comfortable, besides my husband occupies the chair in the room. :-)

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  5. Congratulations! I see my own gratitude for things in your list too. What wonderful times we live in, that connection is so easy.

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  6. Congrats on your 100th post! I love that you have 'jeans' on here - I have a post swirling in my mind about Casual Fridays, too.

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  7. Congratulations on your 100th post! What a great list of things to be thankful for.

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  8. Onnitelut! 100 posts is a milestone. I like that you celebrate it with a gratitude list.
    Terje

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  9. Congrats on your #100 - quite an accomplishment. Your gratitude list covers many of the things I'm grateful for. Keep writing - you'll reach 200 before you know it.

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  10. Congratulations! I've been watching my numbers and I'm going to hit it this month also. What a neat way to celebrate...a thankful list. CONGRATS again!

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  11. You have a lot of wonderful things to be thankful for! Congratulations on your 100th post -- an exciting milestone! (By the way, slicing on the couch is the way to go -- I almost always write from our reclining couch!)

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  12. Congrats! I am almost there as well! How exciting to think about all the writing you have done! Enjoy the feeling and keep writing!

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  13. Great list! I love the idea of Thankful Thursdays. I might have to start that in my writing week, too!

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