Showing posts from March, 2019

How I Organize My Life

I am a full time teacher, which means my daily schedule is hectic and at times stressful to manage. I am constantly on the go during the school day from 7:20 to 3pm and I don't even realize it until I get home somewhere between 4 and 5pm, sit on the couch, turn the TV on to catch the local news and find myself fighting off sleep that I realize how exhausted I am! I eventually give in by falling into a deep, coma-like nap I never knew my body needed. I awake to darkness momentarily confused if it's the next day already but am faced with the most harrowing decision of the day, what are we going to do for dinner?! Once we finally establish dinner plans, it is time to actually get ready for bed because that 5:45am alarm is fast approaching. We climb into bed at 9 pm and prepare to do the same thing all over again the next day. I used to give my mother grief for going to bed at 10 pm and now I find myself shamelessly saying PEACE OUT before prime time television can even air (we

It's Been a Long time!

Wow - how much has happened since I have last posted here. I've started my teaching career, I found the man I want to spend the rest of my life with, and I've moved into a beautiful home in an amazing city! If you've been keeping up with any of my previous posts I'VE COME A LONG WAY!! I'm so proud of everything I've been able to accomplish and I could not be happier. So never give up hope and know that things will always get better, especially if you stay motivated and follow your heart good things will happen for you just as they did for me. Why am I just now making a blog post? I recently have found time to knit again! Once I started teaching I had hardly any free time and with the little free time I had I wanted to spend it with people whom I love and support me and couldn't really focus on hobbies. But now that I've been teaching for 7 years I've settled into routine and have found a little more me time. I absolutely love the creative outlet