My thirty-four year long career as a Kindergarten teacher has been a stabilizing factor in
our familyís history. When I began there was only myself and the students to look after and that took all of my energy. Gradually I added other important elements like a
husband, a business, a house, a baby, and then the acreage and another baby, building the
house and completing a Masterís degree. I think I have been sleep deprived much of the
Now I am retired and enjoying retirement thoroughly. I have been able to do more
volunteer work, and am finding that I can focus more intently on whatever I am doing,
without feeling that I am being pulled in too many directions at once.
I am keeping busy with community work, church work, family activities and the
occasional day of substitute teaching.
Recent pieces about various interests that I have written include:
World Day of Prayer