I'm pretty sure I've mentioned this, but allow me to say it again: I am sooo glad that my apartment came with a built-in desk! It is the perfect space for my at-home job! It is also the perfect place to show off some cute decorations, knick-knacks and collectibles (which you can try to find… Continue reading What’s on your desk?
I have only been teaching for a year and a half, but over that time, I researched numerous sites, attended several workshops and built up a huge list of resources; I teach English I-IV, journalism and theater arts...and if you do, too, here's some assistance! Below, you will find over 70 links to websites full… Continue reading 70+ English Resources!
This time of the year is one of my favorites, with Tommy's birthday, Halloween, my birthday, Thanksgiving, then Christmas and the new year - a time filled with lots of presents! However, this post isn't about gifts wrapped up with shiny bows; it's about being PRESENT. I've struggled with anxiety and stress and OCD-tendencies for… Continue reading present.
I feel like recently and regularly, my blog posts are combinations of all my recent thoughts/Instagram posts; I'm a very introspective person, and when I don't have money for a therapist or time for yoga, I get my feelings out through inspirational social media images...and then recap all of that here. My initial reaction for… Continue reading The Upside Down
...I'm here to help! I'm the kid who had her Barbie accessories separated into distinct Ziploc baggies...the student who straightened her teachers' desks...the daughter who loved to help her mom put the groceries away (in nice, neat rows) and help her dad file bills and paperwork (in his many filing cabinets)...and a girl who just… Continue reading If your New Year Resolution is to get more organized…
In case you haven't heard, I'm writing a book. Of course you haven't heard, though! That's not the sort of thing one goes around flaunting (You saw what happened to Carole Radziwill). If - no, when - I publish the book and it ends up on best-selling lists...THEN you'll know about it/I'll talk about it.… Continue reading Five Steps to Getting a Job Done
I may have only been out of college for two years, but I've already learned some very valuable real-world lessons - perhaps some of the most important I ever will learn, since I transitioned from a "child" to an "adult" - ha. And since it's the most wonderful time of the year, that means I'm… Continue reading Reflecting on Work