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About Lauren

Lauren Sommerer is a preschool teacher who likes to build prototypes, grow cats, cook things once, save money, reduce, reuse and recycle.

Retreated

August 14, 2018

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The whole ministry staff had a retreat on Monday. It was at Carol Joy Holling park up by Omaha. The facilities are lovely, the food was great, and the work time was ok. The last time we went we had to do a lot of games/team-building stuff outside, which made me tired and hot. This […]

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Photo collection

August 12, 2018

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I have tried to remember to take photos over the last few days, but just of some of the more fun projects. I would save these and only work on them for a while after I did some crud jobs, like paperwork. So, from Thursday evening to today, here are some things: One of our […]

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Radio Silence

August 12, 2018

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Sorry for not writing much. This is when we have workdays before the fall group begins and I’ve been a little busy. We have a couple of new teachers who need some extra assistance, so I’ve been trying to parcel my time wisely. I work on my own stuff when the building is empty and […]

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Congrats!

August 9, 2018

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Beth had a very fine celebration to celebrate her doctoral degree. I came in on the tail end of the party which was very well attended! Nice work, Pesters! Brad had bought a lei of Jameson whiskey and snuck it along to the mainland with his Mom. It was just perfect! The ‘Dr. Pester’ stickers […]

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Last Day

August 9, 2018

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Wednesday was the last day of summer. All of my children this year were headed to kindergarten, so it was kind of fun talking about our day of ‘lasts’ without having to say to a few children, “Except you. You’ll be back here next week.” They have been ready to go for a while. All […]

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Canker & cranky

August 7, 2018

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I’ve had a run of canker sores lately. One under my tongue a couple of weeks ago, then one on my cheek, now one on my soft palate. Annoying, but nothing too severe. When it started, I wondered if I had strep throat, so this is at least a non-doctor issue. I’m a little tired […]

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