To sleep or not to sleep?

It’s almost five in the morning. Yes, I’m still awake. I can’t fall asleep. I’m anxious and mildly upset and I just can’t relax. I probably could lay here and eventually fall asleep in an hour or so, but I have to get up and go to my cousin’s and go to therapy by eleven … Continue reading To sleep or not to sleep?

Dancing Queen

When you were five, what did you want to be when you grew up? It was a total toss up between being a ballerina and an astronaut if I’m honest. I never took any dance classes as a child, although I was in a lot of musicals so I did dance and sing on stage … Continue reading Dancing Queen

No warning

I’m aware that this post is going to make me sound like an entitled brat. However, I usually get a heads up before the cleaning people come. That’s so I can straighten up my bathroom and make it “decent” for the cleaning people and so it doesn’t embarrass my parents. I wouldn’t care if they … Continue reading No warning

Not having it.

I’ve been sleeping all weekend and most of today. I just can’t seem to get it together. I feel crappy. Physically and emotionally… I just feel gross. It would probably help if I got in the shower and did something, but I don’t want to. I canceled my dentist appointment this morning because I couldn’t. … Continue reading Not having it.


Who was your most influential teacher? Why? The Montessori method is a fairly complicated one, but one of the major tenets of it is that kids learn through play. Another is that kids will learn when they are ready to learn that subject. I went to a Montessori school from preschool through second grade and … Continue reading Montessori