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4•21 | high five for friday!

…one…   there are only 20 days left of school.  this semester is flying by and that’s just fine with me! ….two…   i had monday off due to easter so i did something special.  i finally planted a shrub in memory of my kitty, luca.  it’s been almost a year since i lost him.… Continue reading 4•21 | high five for friday!

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4•14 | high five for friday!

…one…   there are only five weeks left of my school year after this week.  it feels like we are getting out super early this year but it’s only a week or so early.  but i love the countdown to summer!  it’ll be here before we know it. ….two…   i started a youtube channel… Continue reading 4•14 | high five for friday!

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december 2016 monthly favorites.

{favorite makeup and skincare} mario badescu drying lotion – this is weird stuff, but it totally works.  i’ve had mine for about a year.  basically, you take a q-tip and dip it into the bottom of the container and pick up some of the pink stuff.  you leave it on overnight and it takes care… Continue reading december 2016 monthly favorites.

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12•2 | high five for friday!

…one…   i put my tree up this past weekend.  it’s so pretty.  but what makes it special is that it’s my first big girl tree!  in previous years, i lived in an apartment and there wasn’t the room (or the funds) for a big tree.  but i splurged this year.  i’m just hoping my… Continue reading 12•2 | high five for friday!

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10•28 | high five for friday!

…one…   the past couple of weeks at school have been tough.  but they made me tougher.  i’m kind of proud of myself for standing up for me.  as a staff, we’re facing some difficult times, but this week (with the kids) ended up being one of the best of the year.  it gives me… Continue reading 10•28 | high five for friday!

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3•25 | high five for friday!

…one…   my second and last evaluation is finished!  i just have a couple more things to do before the whole thing is done (student growth portfolio, summative conference, etc.).   i’m glad it’s over and there are only 43 more days left of school.  it’s crazy how this semester has flown by. ….two…   i’ve been… Continue reading 3•25 | high five for friday!

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WOW 1.7 | challenging myself

i did better through this past holiday season that last year.  that’s a good thing.  but i still made some mistakes and indulged a little too much.  so i’ve got some work to do.  but i’m excited about it.  i’m trying some different things to get back in the groove. i’m challenging myself to: push… Continue reading WOW 1.7 | challenging myself

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1.2 | high five for friday!

…one…   happy new year!  isn’t it great that we get to start over.  well, kind of start over.  it’s a new beginning.  i worked on my 2015 goals over the past week or so and came up with some good ones.  i put them in the back of my EC life planner… ….two…  … Continue reading 1.2 | high five for friday!

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12.26 | high five for friday!

…one…   i hope everyone had a great christmas!  i sure did.  it was a simple day and sometimes those are the best. ….two…   i got my beautiful planner this week.  i’ve already started working on some pages.  i’m loving journaling again.  i think it’ll be good for me.  {for more info and my… Continue reading 12.26 | high five for friday!

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12.19 | high five for friday!

…one…   i made these delicious mini salted caramel cheesecakes for school this week.  they were a hit for sure.  so delicious!  they’re a little time intensive, but they are worth it.  click HERE the recipe. ….two…   i got both my birchbox and ipsy bag this week.  lucky me!  loves from birchbox: the primer and… Continue reading 12.19 | high five for friday!

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12.12 | high five for friday!

…one…   i got my little tree put up.  it looks almost identical to last year, but i don’t care.  it’s tiny and adorable.  i love the vintage ornaments mixed with new ones. ….two…   sons of anarchy ended this week.  i hadn’t realized until this week that it had been on for seven years.… Continue reading 12.12 | high five for friday!

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12.5 | high five for friday!

…one…   i bought myself a little christmas present this week.  i’ve always wanted an erin condren planner.  i know…planners are so 20th century.  but i don’t care!  i’m a planner person.  i’ve drooled over them for years, but they’re kind of expensive.  no, they are expensive.  however, i know i’ll use the heck out… Continue reading 12.5 | high five for friday!

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WOW 12.3 | back on the wagon

me: i’m taylor.  i’m a emotional eater.  and an under-exerciser.  and lover of self-loathing. my lovely readers: (in monotone) hi, taylor. so i finally broke the streak of non-activity and overeating.  it took me 22 days to get back on track.  holy crap.  i can’t remember the last time i went that long without working out. there… Continue reading WOW 12.3 | back on the wagon