As the end of the year is quickly approaching, today brings me back to my childhood. It’s field day!!! I missed it last year because I was out on maternity leave, but I’m glad to be apart of it this year, despite being under the weather. Field Day is a day full of fun packed… Continue reading Field Day/Class Picnic
If you would've asked me during my freshman year of college if this is where I thought I would be, I would have said no. My life now is not at all how I dreamed it would be. Before anyone says anything, there is a point, but let's start with somethings that I think about… Continue reading This is Not What I Signed Up For
So much has happened over the past couple of weeks and to be honest, some for the good, some for the worst. I won’t get into details, but one specific change that happened recently, made me reevaluate my career and what I want to do moving forward. Since I started teaching, I really wanted to… Continue reading Spring Brings Change
So today is Christmas Day and even though I'm not a celebratory person, I still get with family and enjoy their company. This will be the first holiday season for my son and my family is super excited about giving him gifts. I on the other hand, not so much. We live in 661 sq… Continue reading Holiday Season
Today was a student holiday so the kids didn’t have to go to school. Today was supposed to be a PD day however, we too got the day off. And low and behold, yours truly gets sick. Not sure if it’s due to allergies, getting wet in the rain and then entering into the cold… Continue reading No Days Off
It’s September and I couldn’t be more excited. My birthday is right around the corner. I’m still in the works of planning my bday but I think I’m going to book a local air bnb. Of course Malakhai will be with me. Can’t leave him out of my festivities. I’ve finally accepted that I have… Continue reading Hello September…
I really thought that my last interview would’ve been my last interview for A while. No such luck. Due to being on maternity rave and not qualifying for FMLA (family medical leave), my position was given to someone else. I am a teacher and since I had to take a leave of absence to have… Continue reading Back to Interviews
Yesterday my students took their standardized test for the subject I teach (writing). Every year on standardized testing day, some fast food restaurant gives free breakfast. Now I'm all for free, however, the restaurants giving the free breakfast are terrible. This year, it happened to be the worst fast food place of all: McDeath...I mean… Continue reading Fast Food for Standardized Testing? Nah.