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The 7-Day No _________ Challenge

I have a problem…I love TV. I love crime shows…you name the crime show, I probably have watched it or watch it regularly. I used to watch just about all of them on CBS but decided I had to cut back. Even after cutting back, I still had Netflix shows I watched & my regular… Continue reading The 7-Day No _________ Challenge

Gratitude · In Life · In Love & Marriage · In the Bible · Religion · Thoughtful Thursday

Thoughtful Thursday: Faith & Love- the Two Noses of Life

So, I have been sick for more than a week- some type of crazy sinus junk. Let’s just say it hasn’t been pleasant. I haven’t been able to smell much lately because of it. Honestly, that’s come in handy when the stinky, smelly high school boys walk in my classroom every afternoon, or bring their… Continue reading Thoughtful Thursday: Faith & Love- the Two Noses of Life

Gratitude · In Life · Motivation · Thoughtful Thursday

Blind Inspiration: Lessons We Can All Learn From Erik Weihenmayer

In the past few weeks I have encountered multiple people & situations that have caused me to question exactly howΒ I am living this life. Am I just floating along or am I setting goals to grow & really working to achieve them? As many of you know, I am a high school History teacher. Most… Continue reading Blind Inspiration: Lessons We Can All Learn From Erik Weihenmayer

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The Best Lessons Learned in 2015

As I have mentioned in the past, I am a public school teacher. I am a North Carolina Teaching Fellow, and unfortunately for me, I also am a quiet, small, introvert. Those qualities- unchecked- have proven to be the bane of my classroom management. The 1st half of 2015 was the worst out of all… Continue reading The Best Lessons Learned in 2015