Since I'm trying my best to lean towards a low-waste lifestyle (which means I'm trying to send as little stuff to the landfill as possible), I always wanted to find a low waste dry shampoo. Since most dry shampoos come in an aerosol can which are rarely recycled and have chemicals in them that create asthma-inducing smog and increase your carbon foot print (thumbs down), I began to wonder if I could make my own dry shampoo.Read More
Do you ever feel like life won't slow down? That's me lately. As a teacher, wife, blogger, and millennial, I'm constantly trying to balance work, relationships, hobbies and a social life-- and sometimes, that can just leave me feeling super burnt out. I know practicing self-care is important, but I always struggle to make time to slow down and treat myself, so today, I'm sharing my healthy self-care suggestions!Read More
Spring cleaning? More like winter cleaning! This past week, we went crazy with decluttering and realized we have so many things that we don't use and are just taking up space in our home and our lives.Read More
Lately, I'm trying to build a capsule wardrobe and transition to a minimalist lifestyle...which means that I have begun to clean out my closet and fill it with things I truly love. But I'm a broke college student so I recently tried ThredUp for the first time to help me transition my wardrobe from summer to fall. And OH EM GEE can I just tell you how IN LOVE I am with this company?Read More
Guys, I am in the full swing of things. The kids have been back to school for 6 weeks now, which means I've been busy planning lessons, grading papers, handling recess duty, and just being awesome at educating young minds (if I may say so myself ;)
I love teaching, but it can be exhausting, overwhelming and many days, I just don't want to do it. I drag myself through my day, complaining that I have to stay late after school or that my lesson totally bombed. I get wrapped up in the little stuff that I allow the stress to distract me from how big I'm blessed.