I am a Rhode Island girl with a Virginia address! I live in Lovettsville with my husband and two boys. William is the oldest, and this year he is a freshman at the University of Northwestern Ohio. Nicholas is a sophmore at Woodgrove High School, and is very excited about getting his drivers license soon. When I am not at school I can be found: hiding out at the beach, getting a pedicure, or swinging in my hammock READING a good book!
I have a Master's Degree in Elementary and Middle Level Education from The State University of New York. A few years ago, I went back to college to obtain my Reading Specialist Certification from Shenandoah University. I have experience working as both a middle and elementary level classroom teacher. I have taught in New York, Rhode Island, and Virginia. This will be my thirteenth year working in education, and my eighth year at Smart's Mill as a Reading Specialist.
This is my husband Bill and I. This picture was taken at one of our favorite spots in Rhode Island!
Here are my boys, Nicholas and William. This is one of the few pictures where they are not trying to kill each other!
This is our dog Willow enjoying some nap time in the sunshine! We adopted her from a rescue group called Save the Tails. She used to live in West Virginia on a farm. She and her sister got in a lot of mischief out there chasing cows!
This is Rasberry and Garfield. We adopted both of them as kittens from the Loudoun County Animal Shelter. They have been a part of our family for seven years now. Rasberry is brave and snuggley and her brother Garfield has the softest fur!