2017 Reflections and 2018 Hopes

2017 Reflections and 2018 Hopes

This year was a roller coaster. I honestly feel like I went 80 miles an hour and never stopped. I just went up up up and down down down, with rapid changes in between. My lows were low.. I lost my childhood pup. I found myself living in an overwhelming […]

My Euroventure: Ireland & Scotland

My Euroventure: Ireland & Scotland

Hello all! Some of you may already know, but at the beginning of the month my husband and I set off on our Ireland & Scotland adventure. This is a trip that we have been talking about taking for the last 5 years, and we finally saved enough money to […]

2016 Reflections and 2017 Hopes

2016 Reflections and 2017 Hopes

2016 was… …a year of professional growth. I experimented as a new educator and created some unique (and needed) learning opportunities for my students.  I formed new professional friendships that have helped build me into a more conscientious, more aware, more creative educator. I took advantage of learning opportunities through […]

The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

I fell in love with Nicola Yoon’s lyrical writing style almost immediately when I picked up her first novel Everything Everything last year. There is something about the way she tells a story that is so familiar and yet so unique. So when I had the opportunity at the Penguin Random […]