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Food 4 Thought Friday!

Food 4 ThoughtFriday!

A little feast without the calories!!

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Food 4 Thought Friday ~ This week's questions:
♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ Breakfast ~ What is the best thing you cook or bake? There are very few things that I cook or bake well.  I seriously struggle in the kitchen.  I remember trying so hard when the kids were little to create something that the whole family would enjoy, but more than once one of the kids would taste it and then ask, “who made this, mom or dad?”  When told it was me they would shake their heads and say, “no wonder it tastes so bad”.  This is a true story! 
However, I do have the ability to make killer brownies.  I found my recipe when I was only 8 or 9 years old and can pretty much make them in my sleep. 
Lunch ~ If you had to become a teacher of only one thing, what would you teach? Since I worked so long a…

Week In Review 5/22/16

I love teaching, but some classes are definitely better than others.  I realized while I was in the middle of teaching my pharmacology class on Monday that I didn't know the material nearly as well as I should have.  I put some good effort into preparation, but apparently I didn't study nearly as much as I should have.  I had another class of the same subject the next day so I left Monday's class and studied.  Tuesday's class went a little better, but I still struggled.  Don't get me wrong, I did know more than the students, but I wish I would have known it better.  Sometimes I feel like a great impostor, just pretending that I know enough to teach.  Most of the time I pull it off, but not this week.  Consequently I put in lots of overtime preparing for next week.  Hopefully those classes will go better.

Of course Murphy's law always applies, when you are struggling, there will always be more to knock you down.  Last week in my fundamentals class I spent quite…