planner journaling

work plan with me & a first week of school memory PWM!

this is one of my favorite spreads!  i do say that a lot, but i love how it turned out.  the succulents made it for me.  they balanced out the neutrals and corals. a full memory plan with me!  this was such a cute kit to use for this week.  i really like the colors… Continue reading work plan with me & a first week of school memory PWM!

teachin' school

teaching tip 8. don’t be the drowning lifeguard.

when i was 15, i got a job at a swimming pool in a rich neighborhood. the owner knew my dad, a former swim coach, and she basically just gave me the job. i was certified but wasn’t really ready for the responsibility of being a lifeguard. i could blow a whistle at running kids,… Continue reading teaching tip 8. don’t be the drowning lifeguard.

planner journaling

teaching q&a plan with me & my summer peek inside my planner!

i had a lot of fun answering some questions that some people gave me on instagram while building my back to school spread.  plus the spread turned out gorgeous! if you’d like to see all of my summer spreads, watch the video below!

teachin' school

teaching tip 71. for the veteran teachers

this will be my 11th year of teaching.  looking back, it seems like i started teaching yesterday.  but here i am…11 years later.  it’s been so hard and so fun and so transforming.  i’m the person i am because i am a teacher. but as i start my year 11 and in a leadership position,… Continue reading teaching tip 71. for the veteran teachers

true crime

8•14 | murderino monday

i’m going to keep this short but not very sweet. a woman was murdered this past weekend in charlottesville, virginia.  she was struck with a car on purpose for protesting a large group of white supremacists who were protesting an antiquated statue being taken down.  another 19 people were injured that day along with the… Continue reading 8•14 | murderino monday