I learned many a thing throughout my first year of teaching, some good, some bad, some funny, some not so funny. This post highlights 5 tech-based tools that have proven to be useful both in and out of the classroom.
An Open Letter To My 7th Grade Students
An open letter to my students full of broken promises and buzzwords and is a little embarrassing.
Tutorial: How to Use Canva to Generate Color Palettes
This video tutorial demonstrates how easy it is to generate a color palette using Canva’s Color Palette Generator.
DEEP DIVE: GAY PRIDE FLAG COLOR MEANINGS
In this post I explore the meanings behind the 6 colors represented in the gay pride flag.
I’m Back, Baby. I’m Back.
In this post, I provide an update on the progress toward my 2018 goals, including lots of photos and projects I completed along the way. I outline a few current projects and make some guesses about what the months ahead might look like.
2017 Goals Are History, Man. 2018 Goals Are Mystery, Man.
This post is an example of a positive reframe. I'll share how my goals evolved over the course of 2017 and how I approached the planning process for 2018. It's already been a more successful year!
Adult Acne? These Crystals Might Help
4 Crystals to know for when the next breakout hits. Mine's coming, I can feel it.
5 Sources of Inspiration from 2017 Holiday Season
In this post, I share five things that I found to be surprisingly inspirational over the course of the holiday season.
Invitation to Love: Out-of-this-World Wedding Invites
It's been awhile since I've posted, so I'm easing back into the swing of things by highlighting a recent design project that I'm pretty excited to write about: my wedding invitation. In this post, I detail the design process for my personal wedding invitation, including what I learned and the unexpected outcomes of the project. I … Continue reading Invitation to Love: Out-of-this-World Wedding Invites
How to Create an Action Plan to Reach Any Goal
It was only in the last few years that I learned how powerful the goal setting process can be. I want to share my process in case it might be helpful, and so I can provide updates to be held accountable.
In this post, I'm going to share the action plan I drafted in early January 2017. I'll report my progress in late November (or early December), and will provide a full status update in January, only a few short months away.