Category Archives: School

What’s Up Wednesday

Summer is now over and I need to get back in the grind of things…getting up early, staying up late, doing work, and still trying to live my life. This week I worked at the gift shop, and I worked at school. School starts on September 2nd, but the teachers have to be there early for meetings, room preparations, and planning. Maestro is certainly not enjoying the early wake-ups…. Here is a sneak peak of me putting my room together. It is tough to do…

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Philly Day 2&3

Day 2 was our fun day. We started off on a Duck Tour of Philly:     Then we went to Dave and Busters for lunch. We got game gards, and look – I hit the jackpot! That afternoon we spent some time on South Street. While there, I visited Sweet Freedom Bakery. It is a gluten-free, vegan, refined-sugar free, etc bakery. Doesn’t sound like it would be very good, but it was DELICIOUS! I went a little crazy. Some of the items I tried were:…

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School trip to Philadelphia, day 1

Last weekend I took 38 students to Philadelphia for to perform in a competition. On the way up we stopped at the rest area. I was amazed at the amount of gluten-free/vegan snacks that they had. There were two other sides to this display. When we got to Philly, we went to Hard Rock for lunch. Here are my wonderful chaperones: and one table of kids: After we went to the Abramson Center (Jewish Home) and gave a short concert: Later that evening we had…

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Busch Gardens Orchestra Trip

Yesterday was my spring orchestra trip to Busch Gardens. The day started out at 4am when my alarm went off. After quickly getting ready, we stopped at CVS for some sunscreen, and then drove to school. The bus came at 5:30 and then we left. We got to Williamsburg in about two hours and were ahead of schedule so we let the kids go get breakfast. Luckily there was a shopping center with a lot of fast food, an IHOP and a Wal-mart, so they…

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