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new year, new goals.

i sat down the other day and planned out my one little word.  if you’re unfamiliar, it’s when you pick a word to build your goals around for the new year.  last year, mine was health.  i thought about all the ways i could support my health and all the kinds of health that i… Continue reading new year, new goals.

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12•15 | high five for friday! | december update

…one…   i was officially accepted to an accelerated masters program for educational leadership and policy building.  the last time i talked about grad school (about a year ago), i was quitting… i was bored and stressed out from the way that my school year was going.  so i quit.  maybe it wasn’t the best… Continue reading 12•15 | high five for friday! | december update

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so you want to go to SXSWedu… {updated}

this was my second time going to SXSWedu, and again, it was truly one of the best experiences of my life.  it was unlike any education conference i’ve ever been to.  here’s the main keynote from 2017 below.   if you’re planning to go, i have some advice: if you can, bring someone with you!  the… Continue reading so you want to go to SXSWedu… {updated}

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january 2017 monthly favorites.

{favorite makeup and skincare} neutrogena hydro boost hydrating tint – i’ve been wanting a lighter foundation lately.  plus, my skin has been kind of dry with it being dry and cold lately.  i already use the hydro boost gel-cream, so i thought i’d try this one.  i LOVE it.  but i figured out pretty quickly… Continue reading january 2017 monthly favorites.

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1•27 | high five for friday!

…one…   i’m having a nephew!  (is that how you say it??  do i say i’m expecting a nephew?  this is weird.)  anyway…my sister is having a little boy!  my very first nephew.  so exciting!  wait…what do i do with a little boy?  i had sisters.  i have no idea what i’m doing.  this is… Continue reading 1•27 | high five for friday!

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1•6 | high five for friday!

…one…   happy new year!!  hopefully this one is better than the last one.  🙂 ….two…   i started whole 30 this week.  i’m doing it to reset myself and see if i can figure out if there’s anything i’m eating that is triggering my migraines.  i wasn’t sure what to expect, but it’s not as… Continue reading 1•6 | high five for friday!

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10•14 | high five for friday!

…one…   today is the pink out day at school for breast cancer month.  so in honor of my friend’s mom, cathy – i’m team lozano today.  cathy was a mentor for me in my first few years of teaching.  then, she retired and became a friend.  she bravely fought breast cancer (after losing her… Continue reading 10•14 | high five for friday!