Monthly Archives: February 2015

Blissed Out and a Lil Creepy

Kellen fell asleep watching a television show today.  I found him leaning against the arm of the couch in one of those awkward positions that looks like it must be really uncomfortable yet somehow never seem to bother children.  His … Continue reading

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Sometimes My Rants Do Serve a Purpose- Education Budgets, Career Paths, and Following Your Heart

My sixteen your old niece piped up with her opinion about online rants this week: “Sorry to inform you no one cares.” She wasn’t speaking to me directly, and she’s most likely right.  But I can’t stop myself from ranting. … Continue reading

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Educated Children + Supported Teachers = A Better Community for ALL!

I wrote my last post about the lack of support for teachers in Arizona based on a personal experience.  I am sad to say things are far worse than I thought. I wanted to do something to positively impact change … Continue reading

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Where Are Your Priorities, Arizona? Compensate Teachers Fairly!

It may be difficult to believe after reading my often curse-laden, inappropriate blog, but I am studying to be an elementary school teacher. I have always gravitated to children.  I just speak their language.  When I registered my son for … Continue reading

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Health by Way of Force

Want to get a great betting pool going- how long before I pass out in a sheet cake? I am attempting to drastically limit grains, dairy, and processed foods.  It is not because I believe those foods are agents of … Continue reading

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Fly Your Freak Flag With Pride

Sweet gherkins, Pepsi, ice cream, and ketchup.  No, I’m not describing the cravings of a woman well into her third trimester.  I’m listing the ingredients for the fifth grader version of a suicide cocktail.  The snack table is cleared, with … Continue reading

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Enough Ass Already! A Woman Longs for Less Edgy Times

I think ass eating is the new hotness.  Every show I watch lately has to prove its’ edginess with a hardcore ass eating scene.  I’m not a prude.  So long as everyone is loofahed and agreeable, I say have your … Continue reading

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