Hey There Old Friend…

I know when I’m in this state. It’s quite obvious to me at this point. It’s not complete and utter despair. It’s more that little twitch of your eyelid. You know the one. The one that you can’t quite shake. The one you obsess over. The one that keeps you up at night. The thingContinue reading “Hey There Old Friend…”

3 Podcasts I Have on Repeat

As I began this journey of musings, I’ve also thought about podcasting. It has always been an interesting creative outlet to me and I’ve found myself more interested in them as I’ve added more “release” time in my life. As I’ve talked about before, my release time is evening walks. I like to walk aroundContinue reading “3 Podcasts I Have on Repeat”

Shine Your Light

We’ve all done it. Imagine…a very dark night…clear skies…away from the city lights…there they are. The stars. They shine and sparkle against the black canvas as we ponder. At least that’s what I find myself doing in these moments. I ponder about life. I think about things that I have done and things yet toContinue reading “Shine Your Light”

3 Things I LOVE About Teaching!

A new school year is upon us. As I sit here and think about the year to come, I reflect on what makes teaching great. There are bad days, like with any career, but I am so glad I fell into it. See, I didn’t know this was my path. In previous posts, I’ve talkedContinue reading “3 Things I LOVE About Teaching!”

Midweek Musing- Turn it up!

Pop. Rock. Hip Hop. Country. Jazz. Alternative. Classical. These are only a few of the many ever-changing genres of music. For every song that makes your skin crawl, there is a song that helps you workout. For every song that reminds you of home, there is a song that energizes you for new beginnings. That’sContinue reading “Midweek Musing- Turn it up!”

I Want to be a Rockstar!

All little kids do it. They dream about being doctors. They dream about being basketball players. They dream about being ballerinas. The point is there is no doubt in their mind that they can achieve that dream. And to be honest. That’s a beautiful mindset. We’ve all had ideas and dreams about what we wantContinue reading “I Want to be a Rockstar!”