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Posts Made By: sonoma
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-20-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By sonoma
Making me feel old! I was teaching fourth grade...

Making me feel old! I was teaching fourth grade and we had our whole school in the auditorium watching the launch on a big screen. My class had to plan the school mass the next week. I remember...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-20-2020, 05:16 PM
Replies: 32
 
Posted By sonoma
I usually go to the car wash once a month. With...

I usually go to the car wash once a month. With all the ash falling I was washing myself every morning.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-20-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By sonoma
remember sunday

I forgot about this one. It brought tears to my eyes just reading the title.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-20-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By sonoma
Gone with the Wind Dirty Dancing Romeo &...

Gone with the Wind
Dirty Dancing
Romeo & Juliet (Leo version)
The Notebook
Love Actually
Love and Basketball
The Way We Were
Moulin Rouge
Dr. Zhivago
An Affair to Remember
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-19-2020, 04:23 PM
Replies: 34
 
Posted By sonoma
My name is sonoma because I love sonoma county...

My name is sonoma because I love sonoma county and Iím a nor cal girl at heart. I came to Los Angeles out of high school to be a dancer but ended up teaching for 30 years.
Board: Teacher News & Opinion 09-19-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By sonoma
When I was a freshman in h s my wonderful English...

When I was a freshman in h s my wonderful English teacher was fired when she refused to resign when she started showing. Just a year or two before RBG. I hope all of you who are teachers and parents...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-18-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By sonoma
With your low usage and short trips you need to...

With your low usage and short trips you need to change the oil more often. It is harder on your engine than highway driving. At least every 6 months.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-18-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By sonoma
I wish the colleges would step up. Official...

I wish the colleges would step up. Official comments from UC is we are not requiring the SAT but we will consider them. This puts even more stress on kids wanting to get into competitive schools.
...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-18-2020, 09:28 AM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By sonoma
I had a car with a sun roof for many years. I...

I had a car with a sun roof for many years. I never used it. I thought it would give me the same open air feel as a convertible but it doesn't. Noisy, little air flow and hot.

My new car does not...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-17-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By sonoma
Part of the problem in California is all schools...

Part of the problem in California is all schools and colleges are distance only. No facility available for testing
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-17-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By sonoma
SAT mess

I just found out today that covid has caused major problems with the SAT. Tests were canceled in June and many in August. Almost half the test centers have closed. Those that are open have limited...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-15-2020, 02:20 PM
Replies: 23
 
Posted By sonoma
I think downsizing to a one story home would be a...

I think downsizing to a one story home would be a great idea. Life is so much easier on one floor as you age.

If houses are selling well in your area I would not update other than a fresh coat of...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-15-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 16
 
Posted By sonoma
Try to sell as is. You may get a good deal from...

Try to sell as is. You may get a good deal from someone who wants to buy it for the land. A house on my block sold for $500,000 - complete tear down.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-15-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 7
 
Posted By sonoma
I have one for cold drinks but I have only seen...

I have one for cold drinks but I have only seen the stainless steel ones for hot drinks. I think they hold two quarts.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-14-2020, 08:06 PM
Replies: 14
 
Posted By sonoma
Ash is like a snowfall. Even the inside of the...

Ash is like a snowfall. Even the inside of the house smells like a campfire. I can see about an inch of ash between the windows and the screens but it does no good to clean it out. Latest prediction...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-13-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 26
 
Posted By sonoma
We are still mostly shut down so it is hard for...

We are still mostly shut down so it is hard for me to understand how people are going out and seeing others. The one good thing about the fires is that all the anti mask people in my neighborhood are...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-13-2020, 10:05 AM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By sonoma
What time is your noise ordinance? Here it is...

What time is your noise ordinance? Here it is midnight on Saturday nights. If they go more than 10 minutes past quiet time again I would talk to them. I think expecting things to be shut off at ten...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-13-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 27
 
Posted By sonoma
266. Slightly better than yesterday

266. Slightly better than yesterday
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-12-2020, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By sonoma
Need name of short story or book

This story was in a childrenís anthology. Probably from scholastic in the mid 1990s. Not scary stories to tell in the dark. The plot is a girl is flying to visit her grandparents. She is afraid to...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-12-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 36
 
Posted By sonoma
Do you wear fashion scarves? No What...

Do you wear fashion scarves?

No

What was the best thing that you ever found at a garage sale or estate sale?

I have never gone to a garage sale.

On a scale of 1-10, how was this past...
Board: Retired Teachers 09-11-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By sonoma
I watched tv when the first plane hit and thought...

I watched tv when the first plane hit and thought it was a horrible accident. Then left for my long commute. I was leading a training that day in the district office computer lab so I was busy...
Board: Retired Teachers 09-10-2020, 06:13 AM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By sonoma
I retired much earlier than planned because of...

I retired much earlier than planned because of health issues. I was pleasantly surprised to find my health improved upon retirement. I still had to have a few surgeries but the lower stress greatly...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-10-2020, 06:08 AM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By sonoma
Fire watch update

Today looks hopeful. The airplanes finally arrived yesterday. The winds died down. We are officially still on evacuation warnings but if the planes do their great job we will be ok.

Thank you to...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-09-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 24
 
Posted By sonoma
Almost 11 am. The red sun is reflecting in my...

Almost 11 am. The red sun is reflecting in my skylight and I ran outside thinking it was a police car telling us to leave. Sorry for the sideways.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 09-09-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 19
 
Posted By sonoma
People who donít live here think Los Angeles is...

People who donít live here think Los Angeles is movie stars and beaches and tend to be disappointed when they come here. My dd (until COVID) worked in the entertainment industry and had to deal with...



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