Warmth of words

Well, summer is almost here and I’m ready to read. I don’t know what it is about summer, but I¬†always get the urge to spend my afternoons under the sun reading. Or curled up in bed reading. Or sprawled out on the floor reading. I think it’s from all the library’s summer reading challeneges I … Continue reading

What did you say?

Quotes are great things. Other people are really quite good at saying things I think, but can’t verbalize. Opening lines from books are some of the best quotes. They have to pull you in, they have to be clever, they have to say something. My favorite opening line is from Kurt Vonnegut’s “Cat’s Cradle.” A … Continue reading

First grade

What was the best part of teaching first grade today? These presents and a big hug from some students.

Back to school

I’ve finished two weeks of substitute teaching and the one thing I can be sure of is that every day is an adventure. Even though you might think you what you signed up for, there is a pretty high chance that you’ll be wrong. So far, I’ve subbed for high school P.E., speech, pre-ap physics, … Continue reading

Ways to Wear It – Crisp White Shirt

Something every girl should have in her closet is a crisp, clean, white button-up shirt! White is such a great color to wear because you can spice it up with all kinds of accessories and shoes! I love wearing my white shirt with a bright bold necklace(or two)! And since my sweet friend Jessi brought … Continue reading