This teacher gave up all punishment plans in her classroom and the kids learned how to behave. This is what I want! However, my student teaching (I fell like I need to mention it was in an urban setting) expedience made me believe that would be impossible. The dream is alive again and if I need reminding, I'll read this.
Happy August, y'all! I've loved this layout for July so it's staying this month. Last year I gave up on monthly grids and somehow they've made it back into my life (I'm sure there's a metaphor). I use this view not for events (praise, #googlecalendar) but for Instagram challenges and blog posts. This month I've gone through and chosen just a few prompts from each challenge so it's one or two a day. (if you're curious, I'll be popping into #planwithmechallenge, #rockyourhandwriting…
No Poo Method - Egg and Honey mask: 1. Mix/beat 1 egg yolk (or 2 depending on the length of your hair) with a bit of water, a drizzle of raw honey and a few drops of essential oil (for the smell factor) 2. Massage the mixture into your scalp. 3. Leave the mask on for 10-15 minutes and wash it off, making sure to scrub your scalp really well.
"I Couldn’t Give Up Cheese, So I Gave Up Animal Cruelty Instead" Great article for anyone that wants to try to give up dairy cheese. Gives vegan cheese brands that she suggests trying. And 3 reasons to give up the dairy: 1-Dairy industry drives veal industry. 2-Most cheese contain rennet- stomach chamber of calves. 3- how cows are impregnated and what happens when they are 'spent"
Giving Up Dairy Changed My Body in So Many Surprising Ways
Why I Gave Up a $95,000 Job to Move to an Island and Scoop Ice Cream- "When I moved here 25 years ago, my dad insisted I was ruining my life," said one of my regular customers when we got to chatting about our lives one day. "Recently he visited and told me, 'You had it right all along. I'm toward the end of my life and looking to retire to someplace like this, and now I'm too old to enjoy it.'"
I'm a minimalist when it comes to bathroom products. I like things that have multiple functions. I gave up mouthwash a long time ago to simplify my morning routine. After switching to a homemade toothpaste, I really wanted something that would give me the bright, fresh breath I'm used to. My teeth feel so clean after using my toothpowder, but my mouth isn't exactly minty fresh. I'm still perfecting my toothpowder, but it's dentist approved - which makes me really happy! Justin does…