AADA 3rd Grade Promotion Ceremony

Tonight was our Academy promotion ceremony. I met this set of children when I first came to An Achievable Dream. They had just started 1st grade. Some of these students have come and gone. The ones that we remembered one another greeted me with hugs and smiles. One...

AADA Busch Gardens Trip x Crab Shack

When our students pass their standardized learning tests (SOL Test) we reward them with a free trip to Busch Gardens. http://mylyfstyle.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/VID_28731108_160218_179.mp4 Today’s trip was for the middle school students. I actually rode a...

Bath Day for Nigel🛀🏽🐤

Everyone knows Nigel hates water! He doesn’t like to get wet. He hates swimming. He hates getting caught in the rain. He especially hates bath day. I gave him this sweet treat from Red Barn as a reward for his troubles. It’s a peanut butter and jelly...

14 Inmates Amongst Local TCC Graduates

I was really proud to read about these 14 men that had been incarcerated that also graced the stage to receive diplomas with the graduating class of 2019. These Norfolk City Jail inmates participated in a special program that, upon release, will place them in an...