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Posts Made By: rusty
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-19-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 31
 
Posted By rusty
Yay!!! You're so smart to go looking for ways to...

Yay!!! You're so smart to go looking for ways to make life better! Enjoy your new hearing aids and I know just how you feel about The Crown. They're speaking English....but it's sooooo hard to...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-17-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 13
 
Posted By rusty
I usually found a nice food gift in either...

I usually found a nice food gift in either Walmart or Target.....soup mixes, hot chocolate with fancy mugs, etc. I agree with you about the gift cards. I"ve been retired for four years and I still...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-14-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By rusty
Have you asked one of the salesmen at Home Depot...

Have you asked one of the salesmen at Home Depot if the refrig you like will be going on sale? Sometimes they can be very nice and if you explain the situation, that might help your case! Good luck.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-13-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6
 
Posted By rusty
Congratulations! What a wonderful problem to...

Congratulations! What a wonderful problem to have! I'd be polite and just graciously say, "Thank you for your very generous offer which I now need to decline as my situation has changed." I...
Board: The VENT 11-13-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By rusty
Sounds to me that you were lied to when told "you...

Sounds to me that you were lied to when told "you could do your own thing." I know it's hard as an experienced teacher to be told to observe a three year newbie, but apparently your principal does...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-10-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By rusty
Yikes! When I lived in Florida up until five...

Yikes! When I lived in Florida up until five years ago, my property taxes on my small (1400sq. ft home) were never more than 600-700 -a yr. Florida gets alot of revenue from tourists, but so should...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-09-2019, 06:26 AM
Replies: 15
 
Posted By rusty
Yay!!! Type2 Diabetes is becoming an epidemic and...

Yay!!! Type2 Diabetes is becoming an epidemic and you're living proof that lifestyle changes can help avoid it. I'm so happy for you and you should be very proud of yourself! It takes a great deal...
Board: Retired Teachers 11-08-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2
 
Posted By rusty
Yes, yes, yes....my sweet Irish Aunt Kitty. She...

Yes, yes, yes....my sweet Irish Aunt Kitty. She supplied all my cousins and me with beautifully wrapped Christmas presents every year up until her death at 94. There were at least 16 of us with the...
Board: Retired Teachers 11-07-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5
 
Posted By rusty
I enjoyed reading your post, Ed, and reliving my...

I enjoyed reading your post, Ed, and reliving my days in Florida when I would get fresh, cold, sweet oranges off our tree in November. Enjoy the break from the heat....as it will surely return. ...
Board: Retired Teachers 11-06-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 8
 
Posted By rusty
I LOVE your dress and I think you'll feel more...

I LOVE your dress and I think you'll feel more "dressed up" if you wear nude stockings. I hope it doesn't snow....but enjoy yourself!
Board: The VENT 11-06-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 27
 
Posted By rusty
I was a mentor for newbies at my old school too. ...

I was a mentor for newbies at my old school too. It was hard encouraging new teachers to stick with it. But on the other hand, if they came in at a time when testing and data were king....they...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 11-02-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 27
 
Posted By rusty
So sorry you're all going through such a sad...

So sorry you're all going through such a sad event....but thank goodness, you can all be together. Stay strong and know we're thinking of you.
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-31-2019, 05:53 AM
Replies: 39
 
Posted By rusty
Wow....feeling really shocked.

Wow....feeling really shocked.
Board: The VENT 10-28-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 3
 
Posted By rusty
Please try to hang in there. Kids need good...

Please try to hang in there. Kids need good teachers like you and from what i remember.....this is a notoriously rough time of year and your feelings are justified. Try to concentrate on the kids,...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-20-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 9
 
Posted By rusty
I'm eating a lot of corn these days too....candy...

I'm eating a lot of corn these days too....candy corn! Hmmmm...gotta try putting it on a baked potato. <!--candycorn-->
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-19-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4
 
Posted By rusty
Oh Honeybear, Please don't go squeezing yourself...

Oh Honeybear, Please don't go squeezing yourself into anything tight like Spanx....be yourself and show off your sweet baby bump! I'm old....so my only recommendation would be Fruit of the Loom or...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-19-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 18
 
Posted By rusty
Apricot brandy with honey and hot water right...

Apricot brandy with honey and hot water right before you get into a nice warm bed. Works for me!!
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-19-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 30
 
Posted By rusty
I'm a big fan of Eleanor Roosevelt. She did her...

I'm a big fan of Eleanor Roosevelt. She did her own thing and didn't give a hoot what people thought of her. She did a lot for human rights and children.

I'm more of a morning person although...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-18-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 67
 
Posted By rusty
You've been very lucky if you've never had the...

You've been very lucky if you've never had the flu. I was like you and never got the flu shot until I had grandchildren and it just made sense. I do whatever I can to make sure we all stay healthy....
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-17-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 27
 
Posted By rusty
Every night, my older sister (who lives alone)...

Every night, my older sister (who lives alone) sets her table for her breakfast as if she were royalty!! I always get a kick out of her! At my house, the dining room table is usually the folding...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-17-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 27
 
Posted By rusty
Come on Yankees! Love Fall weather Son never...

Come on Yankees!
Love Fall weather
Son never calls :(
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-15-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 12
 
Posted By rusty
I'm sorry... overwhelming anxiety is so...

I'm sorry... overwhelming anxiety is so difficult. A dear friend of mine once told me that she thought worrying about our adult children was another way of still trying to control what happens to...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-15-2019, 08:00 AM
Replies: 33
 
Posted By rusty
My DH would almost always say "Thanks for the...

My DH would almost always say "Thanks for the wonderful dinner" etc. and so when my future son-in-law would come over for dinner, I would get so angry when he would just get up after dinner and not...
Board: Retired Teachers 10-13-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 10
 
Posted By rusty
Great topic and one that I"ll enjoy re-reading on...

Great topic and one that I"ll enjoy re-reading on days when I miss teaching!!

Will not miss....ridiculous testing of 1st graders including DIBELS....including timing their words per minute with no...
Board: Teachers' Lounge 10-11-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 22
 
Posted By rusty
Spending the evening with Tom Selleck.....I've...

Spending the evening with Tom Selleck.....I've fallen hopelessly in love again with Blue Bloods!!



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