The Appointment


More writing to do but this week I have an appointment with a couple of rivers, two puppies, four nieces and nephews, 3 kids and a few fish that will meet their demise on my pole and in my belly.

(Photo taken last summer. I must say traveling with 40 less pounds feels great.)

Question: if all you do is work, do you ever wonder why you seem to be less and less productive? It is because you are. Take time and make time.

The best appointments don't cost much. Just listening to ambiance on my iPad helps but there is nothing like the real thing.

Friend, make THE Appointment. When you have burnt out it is too late.

– Posted using BlogPress from Vicki's iPad

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Vicki Davis

Vicki Davis

Vicki Davis is a full-time classroom teacher and IT Director in Georgia, USA. She is Mom of three, wife of one, and loves talking about the wise, transformational use of technology for teaching and doing good in the world. She hosts the 10 Minute Teacher Podcast which interviews teachers around the world about remarkable classroom practices to inspire and help teachers. Vicki focuses on what unites us -- a quest for truly remarkable life-changing teaching and learning. The goal of her work is to provide actionable, encouraging, relevant ideas for teachers that are grounded in the truth and shared with love. Vicki has been teaching since 2002 and blogging since 2005. Vicki has spoken around the world to inspire and help teachers reach their students. She is passionate about helping every child find purpose, passion, and meaning in life with a lifelong commitment to the joy and responsibility of learning. If you talk to Vicki for very long, she will encourage you to "Relate to Educate" or "innovate like a turtle" or to be "a remarkable teacher." She loves to talk to teachers who love their students and are trying to do their best. Twitter is her favorite place to share and she loves to make homemade sourdough bread and cinnamon rolls and enjoys running half marathons with her sisters. You can usually find her laughing with her students or digging into a book.

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4 comments

Mrsdurff June 5, 2011 - 5:34 pm

Amen to that! Looking forward to tonight’s dinner and doing nothing but enjoying!!

Dvora Geller June 5, 2011 - 9:16 pm

So true. Unfortunately my school year does not end till July 8th so appts need to wait till after that. I have a rafting day scheduled already. :) Enjoy!!

sport car June 7, 2011 - 9:12 am

nice, 

sport car June 7, 2011 - 9:13 am

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