•  Family/friends trip to Panama-  Panama Canal, toured the old city, petroglyphs,  zoo, mineral baths, volcanos and Monkey Island!Panama group pic       Tanner monkey        Sydney feeding monkey
    petroglyphs boat ride to Monkey Island  momma tamarin Iguana hotel visitor Venissa and a baby gator   NOLA-steamboat. airboat, gators, paradeRoger and I Natchez  Roger and I on the Natchez steamboat in NOLA!
     I am so excited to be teaching kindergarten and thankful for my many blessings!  I have been married for 23 years to my AMAZING husband Roger. We have two wonderful children , Tanner and Sydney. I grew up in the North Richland Hills area . I have lived in Texas all of my life. I have one younger sister, Larisa , who's married with two precious girls. Also, in our family are our three dogs- Coco(chocolate lab), Midnight( Newfoundland/Border Collie) and Princess ( chihuahua) and several fishy friends. I graduated from Tarrant County College with an AS in Child Development and LeTourneau University with a BS in Interdisciplinary Studies . I am also ESL certified. This is my ninth year at Remington Point Elementary. My family absolutely LOVES traveling!!!! We have been to 31 states and 12 countries so far. I think it's very important to explore different cultures , languages, and cuisine. It's a great learning experience! Below are my TOP TEN FAVORITE THINGS! 
    1. Chocolate lover(Ghiradelli is my favorite)
    2. Animal lover ( favorite is dolphin)
    3. I love to read and watch movies!
    4. I love the outdoors and traveling to new places!
    5. I love to play volleyball!
    6. I love sporting events!
    7. I love playing board games
    8. Enjoy cooking and baking ( create my own cakes)
    9. Enjoy scrapbooking and photography
    10. Spending time with family and friends

           It's going to be a GREAT new year!