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I have control issues.

Like most red-blooded Americans, I need to know what's going to happen, when it will happen, who all will be there when it happens, and what I need to wear.

That's normal, right?

I know some people who are more "fly by the seat of their…

If you’re not a fan of The Office or haven’t watched any episodes, you may not get any of the references here, but that’s okay. You’ll still get the gist. (Hopefully).

On the show, two of the main characters are Jim Halpert and Pam Beesly. They work in an office…

As most of you know, I resigned from teaching in May.

It was a move I believe God was asking me to take.

I didn’t know what I wanted to do next or what job I wanted. …

I am a diehard fan of a particular Korean boy band, whose name is made up of 3 letters.

Some might say I’m too old to be their fan, which I don’t believe is accurate, and frankly, I find that to be ageist.

Either way, I don’t care. …

Disclaimer before anyone gets offended by this post:

My intention with what I share is not to offend, but unfortunately, we live in a day and age where it only takes a simple choice of bad wording for someone, somewhere to get offended, so let me be clear:

The experience…

I don’t think I was built for social media.

I might be one of those people that is negatively affected by social media.

Back in the spring, Professor Sister decided to upgrade our Internet service here at home. AT&T was offering a special deal that had a bundle that included…

Last night, Professor Sister (how I will refer to my sister from now because she is brilliant and a badass professor. But, that’s DOCTOR to you peons), shared with me the incredible story about La Cueva de las Manos, or the Cave of Hands, in Argentina.

Cueva de las Manos, Rio Pinturas (image taken from

The Cave of Hands…

Derek Redmond: a name familiar to many of us who are fans of the Olympics.

Derek was a Track and Field Olympian who became famous not for his medals but for what happened during a race.

At the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, Derek was running the semifinal of the 400m to…

Well, friends, I have returned.

I’ll wait until you’ve stopped clapping and cheering….

It has been two months since I last shared my thoughts here and two months since I have been on social media.

I intentionally chose to take a break from social media and my blog starting in…

I knew that this time after school ended wasn’t going to be full of sunshine and rainbows.

I wasn’t naive enough to believe that as soon as school ended, that the very next day, a job would just be waiting for me or my biggest dreams would come true, and…


38 year-old who just quit her job as a teacher of 14 years — — trying to figure out who she is and what in the F word she’s supposed to do with her life=)

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