yo ho a teacher's life for me

Spring Break

As a teacher, spring break is a different beast than it was as a student. I can say I have truly never looked forward to breaks and vacations more ardently than as a teacher. This particular spring break was even more of a god-send than usual. I don't ever seem to stop talking about how… Continue reading Spring Break

pregnancy saga

Bleh

I'm sitting on the couch feeling nauseous as ever. A few hours ago I was nauseous because I needed to eat something. Now I'm nauseous because I did eat something. I had leftover Alfredo pasta with broccoli and chicken from last night. The pasta sat well, the broccoli and chicken no so well. I took… Continue reading Bleh

newlyweds

The Discovery

In early January I made a discovery that is really going to change my life. Our lives. It's going to impact our jobs, our income, our debt repayment, our budget, our family dynamic, our health. It's going to make some parts of life a little difficult for a time as we adjust, but at the… Continue reading The Discovery

the story so far

Little Baby Liam

A long time ago I wrote about my sister's pregnancy. Now that she's probably less than a month from welcoming her first child into our lives, I feel it bears new mention. My sister got married nine months ago, when she was 21 and her guy was 22. Babies?¬†They are babies. I'm just shy of… Continue reading Little Baby Liam