45 — The number of minutes it took me to arrive at work this morning. Commutes suck.
1 — The number of lattes I consumed this morning.
1700 — The number of lattes I wish I’d had this morning.
2 — The number of red heels on my feet this morning.
2 — The number of feet that were going to fall off or bleed out by the end of the day.
101 — The number of 8th graders I will be battling with teaching this year.
6 — The number of periods I teach.
252 — The number of minutes I spent TALKING today. Yes, I hate the sound of my own voice.
3 — The number of students I had to tell to stop talking while I was talking today.
65 — The number of minutes it took me to commute home today.
100 — The temperature outside. Did I mention that my car’s AC is broken? Because it totally is.
1 — Number of former students that came to visit me today.
It was a good first day back. The first day is a total honeymoon, so you never can tell. My biggest issue? I wore high heels. Rookie mistake.