Book Review: Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand


Reading

Hi Friends:) My parents read this book years ago and recommended it to me. Unbroken is a brilliant piece of historical non-fiction by┬áLaura Hillenbrand that tells the story of Louie┬áZamperini, an Olympic runner and WW2 POW, and his comrades. This book was highly talked about when it was first published back in 2010, and it […]

January 24, 2018

Boston Marathon Training Monday #14 + Long Run Thoughts


Life

Hi Friends, I hope you all didn’t mind my little blogging vacation last week. It’s seriously amazing what a few good night’s sleep, a few good family dinners, and a couple of super-productive days at work can do for a girl’s psyche. My state of mind going into this week is so much more positive. […]

January 22, 2018

2018 Goals!


Life

Hi friends:) I am stuck inside yet again today. Winter Storm Grayson hit Boston so, so hard, which means school was cancelled both yesterday and today. It’s -1 outside with wind chill, so I’m feeling a little bit trapped. In a response to this trapped-in feeling, I am making some goals for this year. I […]

January 5, 2018

Teacher Tuesday: My Class’ DREAM High School Book List!!


Life

Hi Friends, As a special education teacher for students with mild/moderate learning disabilities, I do a lot of reading comprehension support in my small group tutorial classes. I have loved reading since I was a kid, and I always feel so sad when my students express disinterest or worse, straight up distress about their reading […]

January 3, 2018