School’s Out; I’m Out!

As I work towards my master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health counseling, a fever-pitch overtook me–I want to finish this program already!–so I signed up for three 6-week summer classes.  On paper it didn’t sound quite so bad but the reality was a different story.  I spent a regular day working and then headed off to […]

Plan on It: My love of Planners

For me, back-to-school time is the best time of the year–and I don’t even have kids!  As the new school year approaches, I find myself wandering the aisles of local office supply stores in search of new school supplies to help me get (and stay) organized.  In addition to teaching four levels of English, I […]

Do You Have The Time?

Once upon a time, I would average three hours of reading before bed each weeknight; weekends were even better–four to eight hours of solid reading if my schedule was clear.  And then, along came the internet and blogging.  My reading time diminished as I heeded the siren song of the internet; I never looked back. […]