My school district closes for a holiday break in October. There’s a very important funding data collection during October so I’ve never really taken vacation days during the break (except for one year when those two events collided). There have been some good changes at work recently so I asked the department director if I… Continue reading Ultimately A Good Thing (That’s What I Keep Repeating To Myself)
I paid off my car loan this month! I bought a very comfortable couch! After completing to my Duolingo lessons for 81 days, I somehow broke my streak. I’ve been satisfying the travel bug by planning a grand tour of the continental United States by train. I increased my 403(b) contribution.
Have you ever had that friendship where you were the one always reaching out first to make plans or to have a conversation? That’s my friendship with X (not her actual initial) in a nutshell. I’ve known her for 20 years (maybe even a little longer). I’ve been trying to remember how we actually became… Continue reading On Friendship, Part 2
There’s a group of ladies that I have been friendly with for the past several years. We have similar jobs in different school districts. When we go to the same conferences (once or twice a year), we usually sit together if we’re in the same session, eat together at lunch, and go to dinner together.… Continue reading On Friendship, Part 1