Intruder Drill

A post I found from Timothy Phillip on Facebook hits all the right points, I hope you enjoy the post as much as I did. "Next Tuesday we will have an “active shooter” / intruder drill at our school, and I will hunker down behind flimsy wooden cabinet doors with my students. You see, we… Continue reading Intruder Drill

What I’ve Learned From Being a Mother to Two Toddlers

Having two little kiddos has been an adventure so far and I wouldn't change them for the world, but this morning I got some sweet snuggles from Tate and left before Cash woke up. Maybe I will revisit that statement tomorrow. 🙂   Here is what I've learned from having Cash and Tate: You will… Continue reading What I’ve Learned From Being a Mother to Two Toddlers

The Danger of the Single Story

I watched a great TedTalk the other day given by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie all about the dangers of living by a single story. A quick synopsis of Chimamanda's talk would be people are born and raised with single stories in mind about other people, genders, cultures, and communities. However, these single stories usually aren't true… Continue reading The Danger of the Single Story

Martin Luther King Day

Today is all about promoting equal rights for all American's, so let's do just that. For one day, stop tearing others down and just love one another. For one day see everyone as your equal, NO MATTER WHAT! Do this for a day and come back and tell me how you feel. How did the… Continue reading Martin Luther King Day

Practicing Self-Care

I recently wrote a guest post for One Blog, One Day At A Time about self care and the tricks I've learned the past few months! Here's my post: As a mother, I always seem to be at the bottom of my list. It always goes the boys, my husband, and then me. And if friends or… Continue reading Practicing Self-Care

Dear 2017

Dear 2017, You were a year like no other and I will not miss you. You will always be the year Donald Trump was sworn into office. You will always be the year white nationalists and racism were not discouraged by our president. You will always be the year of culture wars. You will always… Continue reading Dear 2017

Marsh Must-Have Movie List

Since we did our favorite Christmas music, we had to make a list of our favorite Christmas movies! So here is the "Marsh Must-Have Movie List" for Christmas! Die Hard It's a Wonderful Life How the Grinch Stole Christmas Rudolf the Red Nosed Reindeer - the old one Santa Clause is Coming to Town -… Continue reading Marsh Must-Have Movie List

Snowy Day Reading List

I love to read so I figured why not give you my top 5 books to read during these long winter months. I have read all 5 of these books this year so they are pretty fresh in my mind and I tried to get 5 different types of books so we could cover a… Continue reading Snowy Day Reading List

World Kindness Day

It's World Kindness Day!!! I want to know how you are going to spread kindness around today. If you're feeling a little low on ideas or kindness you're in luck because I have a few ideas for you! Today I will be committing to 24 hours of kindness and positivity on my social media, smiling… Continue reading World Kindness Day