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Hello! Please, Why Don’t You Stay for a Bit?

March 2, 2012


I did it! I just went to my Facebook page and notified everyone that I am launching my new blog by updating my status. “What’s on your mind?” Well Facebook, I am hoping that at least half of my friends will click on my link and love my blog and keep coming back because they can’t get enough! I am also scared dear Facebook. Terrified! My stomach is in knots and I’ll drive myself crazy as I continue to refresh this page and check for new comments!! But it was time.
In the past five years, we will call it a.c. (after children), I have acquired a bit of knowledge on a lot of things. I’m not an expert on one thing, but I know a little about a lot of things. Friends who are teaching (from my b.c. life) still ask me for recommendations for their classrooms, old students now in college ask me for advice, people send me private emails on Facebook wanting to know “as a parent, what would you do”? It is all so flattering. Especially on days that I feel completely lost in New Jersey, without family, homesick, and desperate to get back to work outside our home. Your questions and conversations with me are truly inspiring. Helping others helps me become a better mom, a better wife, a better student and a better teacher. I hope you enjoy my views, my advice and remember, I don’t think I know everything…it’s just what your friend Betty says.
Please click on my Subscribe button and comment, comment, comment!!!
xoxo

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16 Comments

  • Reply Nancy March 2, 2012 at 12:06 pm

    Congratulations!!!!!!! You look beautiful, and I’m glad to be the first or second to read this. ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Betty
    Reply Betty March 2, 2012 at 12:15 pm

    You have been sooo supportive. Thank you to my Chicago girls! xoxo

  • Reply Yvette S March 2, 2012 at 12:46 pm

    Congrats! Can’t wait to keep reading more! Good luck! xoxo

    • Betty
      Reply Betty March 2, 2012 at 1:12 pm

      Thank you! Your early feedback was so encouraging! xoxo

  • Reply Vanessa March 2, 2012 at 2:39 pm

    Congrats, Betty! You’re an overall amazing person & I love you for that!!!

    • Betty
      Reply Betty March 2, 2012 at 5:48 pm

      Awww thanks Vane!!! Love you too! xoxo

  • Reply Bertha March 2, 2012 at 3:24 pm

    That’s you? Holy CACA you look beautiful!!!

    • Betty
      Reply Betty March 2, 2012 at 5:49 pm

      Gracias amiga! xoxo

  • Reply Socorro Martinez March 2, 2012 at 10:23 pm

    Que le puedo decir> tan solo que es usted una persona excepcional, la felicito por sus hijos, por su familia tan linda que tiene, tiene usted un don maravillo que Dios le regalo, ser un ser humano fantastico,y preocuparse por los demas. y es un privilegio, conocerla y contar con su amistad. gracias por esta pagina.
    Socorro Martinez

    • Betty
      Reply Betty March 4, 2012 at 1:45 pm

      Muchisimas Gracias Sra. Martinez. Le agradesco mucho por sus lindas palabras y apoyo. Saludos a usted y a Karina porfavor! xoxo

  • Reply Laila March 3, 2012 at 6:58 am

    What can I say? You’ve always had a profound live of the written word, and you have taken the initiative to make it a part of your life by creating this amazing site!I am truly happy for you– following your dream AND making it a reality. Best wishes to you, my dearest friend….love you lots!

    • Betty
      Reply Betty March 4, 2012 at 1:41 pm

      Thank you Laila! xoxo

  • Reply Liz March 6, 2012 at 11:37 am

    Congrats Betty!! Loved reading you blog and thanks for sharing the reflections of your life! Can’t wait to read more of “what my friend Betty says”!

    • Betty
      Reply Betty March 7, 2012 at 9:50 pm

      Thank you Liz! xoxo

  • Reply Malinda Caudle-Saito March 7, 2012 at 6:15 am

    Was already fan. Keep writing!!!! xoxo

    • Betty
      Reply Betty March 7, 2012 at 9:51 pm

      Thanks Malinda! You too! xoxo

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