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because life has ups and downs…

It’s Teacher Appreciation Day!

I’ve been a teacher for 28 years. My husband and I have five kids between us. Four of them have graduated high school. Our youngest will finish middle school this … Continue reading

May 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

All You Have to Do is Reach for It

I’m currently reading Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer. If you haven’t read this book, you might want to give it a try. The story is about a young man who grew … Continue reading

April 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Beyond Exhausted

A co-worker asked me this morning if I was okay. I smiled, knowing exactly what she meant. Her next sentence was, “You look exhausted.” She continued by telling me that … Continue reading

April 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

My Decision to Become a PEACH Stylist

I’m going to be really transparent. I never thought I would represent a brand online ever. EVER. I wasn’t the kind of person to jump on that train. I was … Continue reading

March 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

An Ode to Toys R Us

  I’m feeling kind of melancholy about the closing of Toys R Us stores. It’s been a long time since I walked those aisles, but thinking about all of those … Continue reading

March 17, 2018 · 2 Comments

My Yoga Mat and Me-2.0

I’m a girl who likes to mix up my fitness routine. I could say that it’s because I’m working different muscle groups or I’m using a plan from my trainer. … Continue reading

March 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

To Those Amazing Kids in Florida

I’m a teacher. I’m a mom. But, I’m also a human being who is sad, frustrated, and- quite frankly- frightened by all of the shootings. They just keep happening. We … Continue reading

February 24, 2018 · Leave a comment