Hey! So I have had a few people ask me if I would compile all of my writing templates and organizers. I am happy to say that I finally have done it. I am so excited to share this, mostly because I LOVE being organized and if you are anything like me you will love having all of these templates in one place. I have included lots of different options to keep your little writers focused and on track. Cheers to making your life easier! Just click on the cover below to check it out on TPT. … [Read more...] about Ready, Set…Write!
Hey there! So I have a double celebration in the works... You may have noticed that I updated my blog and my brand name (THANK YOU Alexis at Laugh Eat Learn for your amazing design). Now that I am back in 2nd grade I didn't want to be grade specific (even though I never created primarily for first) Anyway, I'm excited to now be "Having Fun First" which really represents me more! ALSO exciting....I now have over 100 followers on TPT (hey baby steps) To celebrate I will be having a sale in my store all week as well as a few fun freebies! The … [Read more...] about NEW BLOG..100 FOLLOWERS..CELEBRATION!
Hey there! So, I am moving classrooms for the next school year. I moved in all my treasures in the spring and chose not to think about it until about a week ago... (pretty good right?!) Well, I wish I would have gotten a true before picture but I thought I would share some of the progress. So... not too bad... well for an OCDer... I mean organization freak this was not good. HAHA! I cannot believe I put it off this long. I had the hardest time choosing location of my desk and small group space, etc. I also had a listening center that took up way to much real estate (Until I got an … [Read more...] about Classroom Move!
Hey there! I'm sure like me many of you have busy lives jammed pack with work and just plain life. Sometimes I feel like I'm being pulled in so many directions that even my beloved lists can't help. Sometimes I just need a brain escape. Today I took my boys out in the front yard with some toys and brought my pruning sheers (aka my everything scissors) and cut all the dead daisies off the bushes. Pruning... Not your thing? Well it wasn't mine until I did it and realized how mindless it was... 1. Find plant with dead flowers 2. Remove dead flower 3. Don't zone out too much that you cut off … [Read more...] about Brain Escape