On the Goat Cheese and Strawberries with Balsamic Glaze dessert I made from my Cheese cookbook, in which I beat together goat cheese, cream and sugar:
"I just want to keep licking this plate forever... This... I will remember what you did to this goat cheese..."
On enjoying a lazy Saturday morning with the latest baseball and football video games:
"I'm in sports video games heaven! Also, I have a woman walking around in her underwear! All I need is a bowl of chips."
On almost running into the coffee table I moved into the hallway so I could do my exercises (which is especially hazardous since he's visually impaired):
"Nice try, table."
On almost running into the table again 5 minutes later:
"You're very good, table, but I'm better."
One of the sub-goals of this blog is to tell tales of teaching. So here's this: Another highlight of my summer was have MY comment featured in a Dan Meyer post. Dan Meyer is a pretty big name in the "how do we teach math better" circles, and his blog is huge. So, basically, having my comment featured is a pretty big deal, in my world.