This layout didn't need much embellishment with the background patterned paper!
I made a list of the reasons why I became a teacher.
Here's the close up.
The books and apples are from a Jolees embellishment kit.
I've used a photo of a young me with my favourite class ever, taken in 1985.
My trusty scanner nearly had heart failure when I tried to scan this,so I have taken a cloudy afternoon photo of it.