So moral of this long story, focus on you. Sometimes things just aren't meant to be and it is what it is. Enjoy where you are and enjoy the journey. Its not the destination, its the journey.
Living in New York, and not the cool NYC New York but the New York where there's cows and fresh air, definitely takes it's toll come winter time. Winter here is about 6 months long. End of October until sometimes May, we see snowflakes on the weather channel. As someone who loves being outside, hiking,... Continue Reading →
I can only hope that those families that maybe can't afford to go all out, or whose parents can't get the day off, or those who can barely afford to put dinner on the table each night, find the peace and happiness that the TRUE Christmas spirit is about. I'm lucky and spoiled to have had such the positive experiences with holidays that I have had. Sometimes, we all need a humble reminder.
To even begin this one, I have to start all the way from the beginning. This beginning was August 2014. When I graduated high school I picked the farthest school I possibly could. I went to SUNY Plattsburgh. I fell in love with the distance, the people, the fact that I knew NO ONE there,... Continue Reading →
So here's to the ladies who don't need no man; the ones who can build a shed, start a fire and take out the trash. Here's to the ladies who don't need to be reminded everyday that they are fantastic and flawless. Here's to the ladies who don't get the help or want the help. We are women and we are amazing.
Holy. Macaroni. I barely survived the last week and a half by the skin of my teeth. So last week I worked four days at the school. which doesn't sound like much but when I work four shifts after those four days... ITS A FREAKING LOT. But motto is, better busy than bored. And let... Continue Reading →
*SIGHHHHH* What. A. Long. Week. As of Friday night, I had worked 38 hours with two more bar shifts to go. This week I had third graders smear poop all of the bathroom, attempted to be a 1:1 aid and a band teacher. On the plus side, I got to see one of my favorite... Continue Reading →