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#FoodPantryChallenge

One of my favorite mottoes is a quote by the famous Benjamin Franklin:  “Do not put off until tomorrow what you can do today.” Don’t get me wrong, I’m not perfect. Procrastinating is one of the hardest personal issues I’m teaching myself out of. I tend to do it more when it’s something I dread- but it doesn’t just… Continue reading #FoodPantryChallenge

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Lessons In Anxiety Pt. 1

Anxious: (adj) experiencing worry, unease, or nervousness, typically about an imminent event or something with an uncertain outcome. – Synonyms: worried, concerned, uneasy, apprehensive, fearful, perturbed, troubled, bothered, distressed, disquieted Honestly, when I was in middle & high school, I really didn’t have an issue with anxiety. It wasn’t until I went to college, helped my husband open a small… Continue reading Lessons In Anxiety Pt. 1

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Sunshine in a Cloudy World

Earlier this week I had to complete some of the usual adult requirements of life- paying bills, grocery shopping, getting the oil changed for my car. I pulled into the parking lot and looked up. Snow was pouring from the sky like powdered sugar onto a funnel cake. My thoughts immediately brightened- SNOW!- but back… Continue reading Sunshine in a Cloudy World

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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