Providence Half-Marathon Race Recap!


Life, Running

Hi Friends:) So I already gushed about this in Monday’s post, but I wanted to dive a little further into the wonderful day I had at the Providence Marathon and Half Marathon this past Sunday. As usual, I took almost no pictures all day because I am a low-key failure at this whole blogging thing […]

May 9, 2018

Book Review: The Love Letters of Abelard and Lily


Life, Reading

Hi Friends, Maybe you haven’t heard, but here in Boston we are getting absolutely pummeled by a series of Nor’Easters. Yesterday we had a full-on Blizzard, which forced me indoors all day, except for a 1-hour shoveling shift in the evening. When all was said and done, we got about 15.5 inches of snow in […]

March 14, 2018

Sunshine Blogger Award: 11 Things You Might Not Know About Me


Life, Writing

Hi Friends:) Wayyyyy back on Monday, Erin tagged me for the Sunshine Blogger Award, and I’ve been slowly pulling myself together to answer her tag ever since! In case you’re not familiar with Erin; she’s a fellow teacher/fitness enthusiast with the CUTEST DOG and some truly awesome daily content. What is your best advice to a […]

March 4, 2018

Teacher Tuesday: What Do We DO All Day?!?


Life

Hi Friends, Happy back to school week, for those educators in New England who had last week off. I know for me waking up to an alarm again and dragging myself into school by 7am the last two days has been a painful experience. Okay, so, I am just going to dive in to today’s […]

February 27, 2018

Teacher Tuesday: TEACHER GIFT GUIDE!!


Life

Hi Friends:) A family member recently posted on facebook about teacher gift ideas, and all of her friends who were parents immediately posted “a mug and candy and/or cookies!” Not tryna be rude, people, but a human only needs so many mugs. And I sure as heck don’t need any sweets. For me there’s also […]

December 12, 2017

Teacher Tuesday: WE MADE IT!


Life

Hi Friends, Today’s post will be a short and somewhat personal one. Words cannot describe how grateful I- and all of my teacher people- are to have arrived at our first extended block of time off since August. See, teaching isn’t like a normal job. We don’t get to take time off when we want. […]

November 21, 2017

Teacher Tuesday: Gear That Keeps Me Going


Life, Writing

Hi Friends:) Last week I wrote about self care for my Teacher Tuesday post in part because I’d had a tough week and needed to use all my best self-care strategies to come out the other end feeling strong and confident. And TA-DA! Here I am! Still alive! And excited for a 4-day-work week! Part […]

November 7, 2017