1. One loving, serving, inspiring husband.
2. Two gracious, fun-loving, intelligent, thoughtful daughters.
3. Three grade levels taught in the past three years
4. Four U.S. states I’ve lived in: California, Iowa, Michigan, and Arizona.
5. Five schools – Actually, five I’ve attended and five I’ve taught at
6. Six siblings–four sisters and two brothers.
7. Seven years ago this month my sweet mama died.
8. Eight different homes in my 34-year marriage.
9. Nine weeks until Katie gets married.
10. Ten favorite books at any given time!