It has been quite an excellent ten day holiday hiatus. On December 21, David, Buster, Bella, and I piled into the car and drove West to Ohio for a week long holiday with my parents. Our time there could best be summed up by the words: quiet, relaxing, cozy, and calm. We lounged in our […]
Have you ever been to Vegas? David and I made our way to Sin City for 48 hours this past weekend. What brought us so far for a weekend you might ask? Some awesome friends of course! We were invited to share and celebrate in the wedding of our friends Andric and Amanda. It was […]
No explanation. Just a moment captured.
The perk of being a school teacher = summer vacation! No sooner did the school year come to a conclusion then I hopped onto a flight to Florida to spend a long weekend visiting with my family in Florida. After a long, tiring, eventful, amazing, challenging, and exciting school year, I was able to decompress […]
no explanations. just a moment captured.
Sadly, today was the last weekday of Spring Break. How did I spend it? Out and about, of course! Despite being sick with a sore throat, cold, and a touch of a fever, I bundled up, drove David into work, and grabbed Skye for a day in Boston. Starting the relaxing day at Flour Bakery, […]
March has become my favorite month of the school year. Why? It is a month of excellent transition. Not only from Winter to Spring, but from the second trimester to the third. It is a clear turning point in the school year. When March begins Winter engulfs Boston, yet by the last week of the […]
Today was the first day back from break. The transition from vacationing to school is an assault of noise and energy. The slow-paced days of waking late, reading in bed, and sipping lattes was replaced in a blink of an eye with 50 students all talking at once, seeking attention, and asking questions. While it […]
Going to Ohio has become synonymous with Christmas. Saturday morning David and I wake up early and pack the car for the 11 hours drive from Boston to my parents’ house. The dogs spread out in the back seat and sleep all the way while David and I drive in 3 to 4 hour shifts. Making minimal […]
Sorry for the delayed post. I am currently visiting my brother, sister-in-law, niece, and brand-new nephew in Newport Beach, CA. It is 11:25PM local time and originally I was due in to Boston on the red-eye, but with the “Frankenstorm” about to hit the East Coast my flight has been delayed until Tuesday. Granted an […]