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Are you still teaching?

This year I’ve been asked quite a few times, “Are you still teaching?” Short answer — yes. Long answer — I’m teaching teachers how to use technology in the classroom. We rolled out iPads to all elementary students. The district wisely decided...

Taking a Break

No more Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or RSS feeds for awhile. I might not even respond to email. I need a break from the internet. Peace.

To My Students

Dear Lads and Ladies of VHS Graphic Design, I finished my first week at the new job. It honkin’ rocked and I love being a Technology Wizard because I’m swimming in iPads. The little lads and ladies are pretty cool too. I have to admit that I fought back...

ABQ BioPark

At some point during the summer the we visited the Albuquerque BioPark. Grandpa Zahn had a season pass and took us on a fun trip to see the aquarium and the zoo. Grandpa Zahn with the kidos. Swimming with sharks! My favorite exhibits—snakes and sharks. The kidos...

The Greenhouse

I picked up the plans from Ana White. They were the easiest building plans I could find on the internet. The entire process was easy thanks to her free plans. Thanks! The first step requires level ground. It seems obvious, but it will save you time getting it level...

Welcome Home

It’s been over a month since Claire Annaliese and Gabrielle Anne were born. They arrived June 4, 2013 around 11:00am (about five weeks early). Claire was 4lbs. 6oz. and 17in. tall. Gabrielle was 4lbs. 10oz. and 19in. tall. Both girls are absolutely beautiful....

Teaching: Year Three

If I include substitute teaching I’ve actually been teaching five years. This past academic year was my third year teaching Graphic Design. Every year gets better. Here are my third year lessons: Students are sometimes overwhelmed by work. They will thank me...