Stop Online Bullying By Being A Parent

It makes me sad and frustrated when kids are bullied and end their lives because of it. I want to punch walls and flip tables and kill butterflies. No child should ever feel so hopeless that their only way out is suicide. At the same time, I am an educator–a pretty good one at that–and […]


A Life Of Mismatched Socks

So. This perfectionist that is me has learned a very valuable lesson from her goofy kids: It all started one day this school year. My kids, having removed shoes after a long day of learning, had on socks that did not match. I ain’t talking those accidental, it’s-too-dark-to-see-if-I-mated-correctly mismatches –nope! This was full on, I-clearly-do-not-care […]