A new obsession

I have so many obsessions now in days that I am beginning to lose track of them.  A few weeks ago I finished a book about a fat marathoner. Since then I have become obessed with reading about fat girls … Continue reading

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Yes Please!

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I did something I have never done while I read Yes Please! by Amy Poehler.     I listened to the audio recording as I read the book. Amy Poehler read the book herself and added all sort of new bits … Continue reading

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Dumb and Dumber To

I knew this movie would be dumb, but I never expected it to be this bad. The first movie was pretty funny. This one was just sad. I should have listened to my gut and watched this before I Netflixed … Continue reading

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Clickin Walk 2015- Laguna Beach

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I read a lot of photography blogs and Clicking Moms happens to be one of my favorites. They also have a pretty good magazine. When I learned they had an international walk going on, I knew I had to participate. … Continue reading

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I cried at school today

Today was rough. A student of mine was arrested for bringing a knife, razor blade, and two lighters to school. I saw the police officer leading my student, in handcuffs, to the police cruiser. I lost it. I cried. I … Continue reading

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O Pioneers

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I am not going to lie. I was not excited to read O Pioneers by Willa Cather.    It was the Bookclub pick for April. I started the book reluctantly and was already cheating by reading the plot on Wikipedia. … Continue reading

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You Are Who Your Pet Thinks You Are

The other day I read an article on the Huffington Post that really resonated in me and I wanted to share. Your pet loves you unconditionally — but do you offer yourself the same courtesy? Our furry friends bring us … Continue reading

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I see the hole

That does not sound good. It isn’t. I see the hole of depression.  Everything going on with my family, my job, my friends, my lack of a dating life…. Need I go on? Today was very hard. My dad is … Continue reading

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Dogs, running, and dinner

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Today I had dinner with a former student and her mom.  We had an instant bond and have stayed close throughout the years. She is graduating this year and I cannot believe it has been so long. I knew her … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dadoo!

Today is my dad’s birthday. He is an easy person to shop for. He does not want stuff. He just wants to spend time with you. I took him to one of his favorite restaurants for dinner, Wienerschnitzel. His dinner … Continue reading

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