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Monday, January 26, 2009

mission organizing: schoolroom, office, library


Do you see how clear this desk is?

My goal now is to keep it this way. I switched this around so that I could have room for a student to come along side of me here or to spread out some papers for writing. Something which I have not enjoyed here for some time. :)

I am officially done enough with this school room/office/ library. There are some tweaks that may need tweaked later and I would love to paint in here some day as well, but for now it is quite functional. I also will need to get some maps on the wall.
I am very pleased and am looking forward to starting in the basement next. Again, no big bucks just dejunking and setting up more user friendly spaces.
See you next time on mission: organizing!

3 comments:

Mr Craig said...

Aaahhh... What a great feeling to have a bit of life organized!

Gram Diane said...

Tonya, all your efforts are greatly appreciated, I am reaping the rewards of your goal to be organized! I am unable to find the picture of TJ's blue eyes showing over the top of his coat.

Tonya said...

i will send it to you,
love you

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Noah Webster's 1828 Dictionary of the American Language defines Magnanimity as such:
MAGNANIM'ITY, n. [L. magnanimitas; magnus, great, and animus, mind.] Greatness of mind; that elevation or dignity of soul, which encounters danger and trouble with tranquillity and firmness, which raises the possessor above revenge, and makes him delight in acts of benevolence, which makes him disdain injustice and meanness, and prompts him to sacrifice personal ease, interest and safety for the accomplishment of useful and noble objects.