Category: Help

Ode to being happy (Thanks Jimmy Greenfield)

*I have been thinking a lot lately about this blog. How I somewhat abandoned it because other things got in my space. But writing makes me happy.  This blog was once something that felt glorious and exciting to me; I miss that feeling. I owe Jimmy Greenfield a big thank you for allowing me a platform to... Read more »

It took me until I was 29 to realized I was sexually harassed as a teenager.

I’m a high school teacher, I’m 29, I’ve been a teacher for 8 years. I realized during my 3rd period class that something that happened to me when I was 17 was actually sexual harassment. I had blocked and refused to think about this moment for years. The article that was the topic today was written... Read more »

You know it's getting out of control when...

You stop sleeping, which makes you always tired. When you do sleep, it’s full of nightmares (see aggressive dog nightmare later in post) Your eating habits don’t exist. There is no habit to the madness. Your house is dirty. Dust.bunnies.everywhere. Nightmare inducing dust bunnies. Your boyfriend is concerned. You forget to respond to texts. Your... Read more »

What to do when the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is coming...

Okay, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is coming to work today and they’re doing a feature on us. What do I do? –Wear Makeup. I typically look like I’m between the ages of 19-23. Especially when I go au naturale, which is my summer look. I really need to try and look my age... Read more »