My name is Lauren Harrington and this is my second year of teaching 2nd grade. I graduated from Lambuth University in Jackson, TN which is where I met my amazing husband. We got married this past June. He teaches and coaches (basketball and baseball) at the local high school. Being a coach's wife is a challenging job! :) I love spending time with my family and friends...and consider myself very blessed to live the life I live!!!
Q: What would you be doing if you weren’t a teacher?
A: Something crafty!!! I love to scrapbook...but haven't had time to recently!
Q: What are your hobbies?
A: Scrapbooking, camping trips/vacations, going to my hubby's ballgames, reading (when I have time), finding cute/creative things to use in my classroom!
Q: When you were little, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A: Surprise, Surprise...I ALWAYS wanted to be a TEACHER :)
Q: What are your guilty pleasures?
A: Coke Zero, Reese's Cups, The Bachelor TV show, spending toooo much time on the internet finding new ideas for my class!!
Q: What is your biggest fear?!
A: Storms and being alone!!!!
Q: When you’re on vacation, where do you like to go?
A: Somewhere RELAXING!!! The beach or the mountains :) My most favorite place is Bar Harbor, Maine!!!
Q: What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
A: Give all your worries to God....He will never give you more than you can handle!!
Q: What do you value most in others?
A: A sense of pride for what you do. RESPECT!!
Q: If you could choose one of your personality traits to pass down to your kids, what would it be?
A: I don't have kids yet, but when I do, I want them to have my trait of having FUN and SMILING!! Life is too short to take way too seriously!!!
Q: If you could have lunch with anyone in the world….living or dead…who would it be?
A: I know it's cheesy...but I would pick my MOM!!! She is also a teacher and and we always have SOOOO much to talk about!! :)
Now tell us one random thing about yourself:
I have never broken any bones or seriously injured myself! I hope it stays that way :D