Category Archives: School

No More School, No More Books. No More Students’ Dirty Looks.

So, those who know me personally or follow me on Instagram have had an inkling that this announcement was likely to be coming, but last week, I officially resigned from my teaching position. Overall, everyone I’ve told so far has been

No More School, No More Books. No More Students’ Dirty Looks.

So, those who know me personally or follow me on Instagram have had an inkling that this announcement was likely to be coming, but last week, I officially resigned from my teaching position. Overall, everyone I’ve told so far has been

Art Club Spirit Night at Tijuana Flats

If you’re in the Fort Lauderdale area, please join me Monday night for School Spirit Night at Tijuana Flats! My art club members have been hard at work painting twenty funny, scary, surreal, dream-like and definitely bright ceiling tiles that

Art Club Spirit Night at Tijuana Flats

If you’re in the Fort Lauderdale area, please join me Monday night for School Spirit Night at Tijuana Flats! My art club members have been hard at work painting twenty funny, scary, surreal, dream-like and definitely bright ceiling tiles that

A letter from the front lines…

Career-wise, I’ve been feeling  lost in the desert lately. The departure from the tattoo shop where I’d worked will be outlined very shortly in another post that has been bouncing around in my head for some time, but teaching is

A letter from the front lines…

Career-wise, I’ve been feeling  lost in the desert lately. The departure from the tattoo shop where I’d worked will be outlined very shortly in another post that has been bouncing around in my head for some time, but teaching is

Two Dollar Spider and Relay for Life

DISCLAIMER: Please ignore that disgusting shelf behind me. The closets in my classroom are a constant work in progress.  So, I already showed you what I wore for Decades Day during spirit week at school, but I didn’t know anyone

Two Dollar Spider and Relay for Life

DISCLAIMER: Please ignore that disgusting shelf behind me. The closets in my classroom are a constant work in progress.  So, I already showed you what I wore for Decades Day during spirit week at school, but I didn’t know anyone

6 Lessons Every Teacher Should Learn from Zooey Deschanel

Okay so, my sisters and I, being three fair-skinned, quirky, blue-eyed brunettes, have varying opinions on Zooey Deschanel on partial account of being constantly compared to her and sort of also her target audience. Over winter break, Lindsey introduced me

6 Lessons Every Teacher Should Learn from Zooey Deschanel

Okay so, my sisters and I, being three fair-skinned, quirky, blue-eyed brunettes, have varying opinions on Zooey Deschanel on partial account of being constantly compared to her and sort of also her target audience. Over winter break, Lindsey introduced me

Quick and Dirty Knitting: Easy Finger Knit Scarf

We’re REALLY hoping for some more cool weather here in South Florida. We had a few days in January to wear our scarves and layers, and that’s about it. In hopes that our efforts will please the temperature deities, I

Quick and Dirty Knitting: Easy Finger Knit Scarf

We’re REALLY hoping for some more cool weather here in South Florida. We had a few days in January to wear our scarves and layers, and that’s about it. In hopes that our efforts will please the temperature deities, I

Being a Respectable Lady

I kind of hate bloggers who post pretty or adorable looking pictures of themselves with no other real content or relation to the thing being written about. OK, so, you (or your baby, dog, house, relationship, etc.) is above average

Being a Respectable Lady

I kind of hate bloggers who post pretty or adorable looking pictures of themselves with no other real content or relation to the thing being written about. OK, so, you (or your baby, dog, house, relationship, etc.) is above average