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Hi there! I'm a first grade teacher in the heart of Kansas. I'm a firm believer in loving a lot, living a full life and, of course, teaching! I enjoy cooking, Pinteresting, a great cup of coffee in the morning and a good glass of wine at night. I'd love to get to know others in the blogging world, so please leave a comment so I can get to know you too!
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Sunday, March 24, 2013

The Noun Game - Linky Party!





I'm joining Flying Into First Grade's Noun Game for her weekly linky party.  Here we go!

Person:
My Man is such a serious blessing to me.  He is absolutely my best friend, my greatest encourager, and can always make me laugh.  He listens to me and supports me through everything - not to mention he comes from a teacher family, so he "gets it" when I have my school conversations!  Ah, I just love him!





Place:  
Lawrence, Kansas, home of the Kansas Jayhawks.  If you have read anything on my blog, you've probably noticed I'm a huge Jayhawk fan (especially basketball!).  I earned both of my degrees from KU.  I spent countless hours camping out for great basketball seats.  I met my best friends through classes, my sorority, and campus ministry groups at KU.  I proudly walked down the hill at graduation and knew I was a Jayhawk for life. I try to visit Lawrence whenever I can, and I still get goosebumps when I drive down the big hill to campus.  So many wonderful memories!


photo by Jen Logan


Thing:  Coffee.  I love coffee and all things that go with coffee!  Whether that means a fresh new day, an afternoon break to catch up with an old friend, or just the warming smell in general, coffee always makes me happy. :) 




Animal:  My Little Man is Henry and he stole my heart from the first time I met him.  I went to the Humane Society "just to look" and this little guy wooed me with his sweet and curious personality (not to mention it looks like he is wearing a tuxedo.)  He brightens my day with a greeting as soon as I get home and is always ready to cuddle.  




What are your favorite nouns?  Link up here and share!



Ending Sunday Funday with this post,
Liz


13 comments:

  1. Thanks for stopping by my blog. Your cat is so cute!
    I'm a new follower.
    Hunter's Tales from Teaching

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    1. Thank you! I loved seeing your blog! I'll definitely be back to visit :)

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  2. Hi! Found your fun blog through the linky party. Love all the polka dots! I am your newest follower :)
    Elizabeth
    Kickin’ it in Kindergarten

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    1. Thanks! Polka dots always make things fun :) I'll stop by and see your blog soon!

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  3. Mmmmmmmm......coffee. I agree coffee is perfect with everything. I can't start my day without my coffee. Your cat is adorable! :)

    Mrs. Pauley’s Kindergarten

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    1. Goodness, I definitely needed my coffee on our first day back today! I think if a coffee shop (perhaps one that rhymes with Carducks) would offer delivery to teachers they would exceed all projected profits. :)

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  4. Hi :) I am your newest follower. I found your blog through the linky party. Your blog is so cute, and I couldn't agree more with the coffee. In my hometown there is company that makes coffee, and man oh man! I wish I could send it to everyone. It is THAT good.

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    1. Um, if you ever figure out how to send it out, please put my name on that list!

      Thanks for visiting! I'll stop by for a visit at your blog soon! :)

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  5. I just found your blog and I'm following! I live about 70 miles south of Lawrence and LOVE going to Lawrence to shop!! :o)

    Cindy
    ccfirstteacher@gmail.com

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    1. Ah I'm so glad you agree! Isn't Mass Street the best? I always find the most unique things there. Thanks for stopping by! It's so fun to connect with fellow Kansas teachers! :)

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  6. Hi there! I found you through Amanda's Spring Fever giveaway and I'm so excited I did! I'm a Kansas girl too AND a Jayhawk fan even though I graduated from that "other" school! Haha! :) Super cute blog by the way!

    Regina
    Kinder Krazy

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    1. Oh, now THIS makes me so happy! How fun for us Kansas teachers to connect! And hey, as long as you're a Jayhawk fan, it doesn't matter where your graduation was :) Thanks for stopping by!

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  7. Just look at your little kitten!! So cute!
    Maribel
    Learning In Wonderland

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