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I See Colors (3)

Those that have been following me for a few months know I have been dabbling with trying to learn how to paint.  I can see such improvement in my attempts, and in all honesty–it doesn’t take long for the confidence to build. 61 more words


I See Colors (2)

I have been asked how my “learning to paint” was going, so I’m going to humbly share some of my attempts.  I can see improvement (you don’t get to see the fails, lol), and I would definitely tell anyone to at least try it. 277 more words


I'm a Logan Echolls voicemail message

Recently I’ve thought a lot about how we cannot please everyone in life. I wish there was a way we could. And that’s not because I’m a people pleaser, but because I want everyone I know to say they are happy. 1,226 more words


Stress assessment

In my personal experience, I’ve learned to embrace myself, faults and all. This includes accepting failures and remembering to work through them. As much as possible I try to be honest with myself, because I figured out that lying to myself doesn’t really work out well for me. 387 more words

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Recharging From the Crazy

This week was, has been, one of those weeks. It’s had ups and downs and I’m ready for it to be over. Have you ever had one of those weeks that no matter how much you try, nothing seems to go right and it is the longest week of your life. 494 more words



Today is the first of March.  At least here in the United States it is getting close enough to the end of the year that spring is in the air (some days) and the kids are starting to get antsy as sunshine streams through the classroom windows, but it is not close enough to summer vacation that the end is in sight.   1,010 more words

Remember to Unwind

So it has been a stressful week back at school. I hate “welcome to class” week, you know that week where you get the syllabus and your teacher/professor is just going over the syllabus or giving that basic information that is helpful, but feels like nothing. 890 more words