New Year, Who This

Hey y’all! A lot of people have been asking me how I’m feeling and how do I like my new school and I don’t know its just all so new for me to give like a real opinion! I will say that I guess each year I feel like I’m growing more confident as aContinue reading “New Year, Who This”

How to Deal With Change

Hey y’all! So many new things have happened lately which is why I didn’t have a post last week (forgive me). I basically have encountered change back to back and I won’t lie it was quite overwhelming. I don’t know if change is overwhelming for other people but for me? I hate it. Like IContinue reading “How to Deal With Change”

Knowing Your Worth and Letting God Handle the Rest

Hey y’all! Something happened to me recently and it just made me feel much better about myself and I don’t know maybe some of you are experiencing the same thing. So I went on job interview after job interview after job interview (I was leaving my school. Part of the reason can be found hereContinue reading “Knowing Your Worth and Letting God Handle the Rest”

Amari and the Night Brothers Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m coming at you today with a book review. Book reviews are something that I want to start doing on my site. It’s no secret that I love books! I’m a writer, an English teacher and I’m a bookworm. It’s actually something that I’ve come to embrace about myself and I’m so happyContinue reading “Amari and the Night Brothers Book Review”

Year Two of Teaching is Done!

Hey y’all! Year two is officially done. We were done on Tuesday…I take that back. The student’s last day was on Tuesday (May 25th) and our last day was Thursday (May 27th…at 2:00pm). This year has not been easy for a long shot. This was….such a long year it feels. Teaching already is such aContinue reading “Year Two of Teaching is Done!”

My First (Kind of) Teacher’s Appreciation Week!

Hey y’all! The week of May 3rd-7th was teacher’s appreciation week! I call this my first real teacher’s week because well COVID happened last year and we couldn’t really celebrate like how we wanted to. I mean admin at my school did what they could but it just wasn’t the same. They gave us lunchContinue reading “My First (Kind of) Teacher’s Appreciation Week!”

Ugly Words

Hey y’all! Boy oh boy! Things are so crazy right now. I just had an experience recently that I’ve never had to deal with. Something happened at work that I definitely was not expecting, especially with it being the week of inauguration and MLK Day. To give a little background, I teach. I teach EnglishContinue reading “Ugly Words”

I Might Have COVID (Update: I Don’t)

Hey y’all! No this isn’t click bait. You read that right. I may have COVID-19. Am I upset? Of course. We have taken all the necessary precautions at work but two of my students have caught it. We all know that I was not really excited about going back in the physical classroom this schoolContinue reading “I Might Have COVID (Update: I Don’t)”

Life Update!

Hey y’all! It has been FOREVER since I’ve written a blog post and I will not lie, things have been hectic at work and things have been emotionally crazy to be honest. Instead of just being silent and just not saying anything, I wanted to update you all with what was going on over inContinue reading “Life Update!”

Teaching in the Age of COVID-19

Hey y’all! Friday was our first day of school. It was ver interesting to say the least. First of all, I did or should I honestly say sat through two weeks of “trainings”. I did quotes because a lot of the information were repeat information from our New Teacher Initiation (you can read about thatContinue reading “Teaching in the Age of COVID-19”