I've been MIA from blogging and writing. Completely. There have been a lot of transitions happening lately and it has been throwing me off. All of which are incredible and I'm so grateful for, but I'm also trying to figure out my balance. Teaching and trying to finish a master's degree is incredibly challenging, throw … Continue reading Transitions, Changes, and Searching for Creativity.
I know it’s pretty cliché to be a fan of fall right now, but I do not care. It really is my favorite. I love cool mornings and afternoons. Mornings where you can sip coffee for hours and it tastes so great. I love when the leaves change colors. I also get a … Continue reading Why I Love Fall and Other Random Updates
So I don't typically ask for anything from my readers or much from even my friends or family. However, I currently have a large donorschoose project out there to fund a professional development for myself. I have been researching mindfulness and its effects on kids and I want to take a 200+ hour training on … Continue reading Creating Peace
This morning I was looking through Facebook's "On this Day." I always find it interesting to see what I was doing on Facebook in the past. One of the entries from 10 years ago was a Facebook "note" I had written, back before I was blogging or doing much writing at all. Below … Continue reading When I was 19….
It's been awhile since I published anything! Life has been throwing me some curve balls but, I've been hitting them and life has been fabulous. Last week, I spent 3 days in the mountains with some 6th graders. Having done something similar in the past I was expecting nothing but complaining. Inner city kids do … Continue reading Life’s Twists and Turns