Tonight, while I do have homework and a good book to read, I felt the need to solve the problem. I'm tired but it suddenly dawned on me that somehow it was not "reading" my G-Suite admin account. I tried a few more times to log in with no luck. One of our school techie's advice is about turning the computers off, really off. So I logged everyone off my laptop, which should NOT be a family computer but is, and shut the whole thing down. While I was logging off it seems that Groovy Girl had herself logged in on a second Google page with Netflix up as well. So even though I was logging myself in as myself and then also as an administrator it was not really logging me in. The thread of her was being pulled from another page.
Once I turned the whole system back on and logged myself back in it didn't even ask for the admin information it just let me back in. Whew. I feel so much better, less out of touch. Speaking of being in tough, I've spent the last two nights watching movie with Anton.
Gold with Matthew McConaughey and Will Smith in Collateral Beauty were two very thoughtful and exciting films. We've been having a conversation in our house about gaming, movies, and books - different kinds of entertainment. I'm not a fan of gaming-it leaves me flat-although the one time of the year that I enjoy having a controller in my hand is at Christmas when Kaylee, Tristan, Greg, and I compete in heated games of Jeopardy. Most people that love gaming find the idea of this silly but we have so much fun.
I have a whole 'nother post I was working on about The Handmaid's Tale before the shut out occurred. I'll get back to that in a day or two. We have dance recital this Saturday-that's an all-day event. And I'm working on grading library assignments and assessments in between teaching classes and adding in new books. I was able to spend the last of my budget money on a trip to our local Barnes and Noble last night. It was incredible-especially as kids pawed through the 2 boxes today looking at treasures. Seven of the books now have sticky notes denoting who gets what first. The joy of book lovers!