I love holidays, I am that annoying person who wants to decorate a month early, and over decorate at that. If my husband would let me, my Christmas tree would already be up. I’m ready to bust out my Christmas shirts, change my Starbucks order to a peppermint latte, and crank up some Christmas … Read more

An open mind is a beautiful thing

     Confession time: When it comes to some things, I’m a perfectionist. (shocking, right?) If things don’t look right or feel right, I just can’t handle it. I like things a certain way and until I find my way, I obsess over it.      I’ve been a classroom teacher in my district for 10 … Read more

Most important is love

​    When dealing with children, I often wonder if I’m making the right choices. I tend to second guess myself. It is a huge responsibility to raise tiny humans to be decent people.  We read all of these conflicting things about how to best teach and shape them. Breast or bottle? Should we spank our kids … Read more

It takes a village

    Parenting and teaching are two of the hardest jobs that I’ve ever had. You would think that if you are good at one, you’d be good at the other since they both involve educating and raising tiny humans. I will admit that the two jobs do lend to each other. I know that being … Read more