It’s Your Turn Series, Part 2: Post 3 “Imperfect is Perfect”

    I spend a lot of time thinking about what it is that I want my legacy to be.  Maybe it is the teacher part of me that is constantly trying to create lasting lessons in my students while fostering the desire to become lifelong learners, or maybe being a mother has helped me to … Continue reading It’s Your Turn Series, Part 2: Post 3 “Imperfect is Perfect”

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Day 291, Quote 35: “Stop apologizing.”

I’m sorry I didn’t get to the gym when I said I wanted to. I’m sorry that I didn’t eat the food that I pre-made. I’m sorry that I went to bed early and hit snooze a few too many times. I’m sorry I didn’t go faster, lift heavier. I’m sorry I didn’t try harder. … Continue reading Day 291, Quote 35: “Stop apologizing.”

Day 98, Movie Quote 9: “To Make Something Special You Just Have to Believe It’s Special.”

Mr. Ping: The secret ingredient is... nothing! Po: Huh? Mr. Ping: You heard me. Nothing! There is no secret ingredient. Po: Wait, wait... it's just plain old noodle soup? You don't add some kind of special sauce or something? Mr. Ping: Don't have to. To make something special you just have to believe it's special. … Continue reading Day 98, Movie Quote 9: “To Make Something Special You Just Have to Believe It’s Special.”

Life of A Fit College Student Series: Changing Mindset Doesn’t Mean You’re Doing Something Wrong

In 2016, I asked my friend Alicia to write about what it was like to be a college kid trying to be fit, and trying to figure out what health meant for her. She wrote three posts. Her first post in her own series talked about her past and how she got to where she … Continue reading Life of A Fit College Student Series: Changing Mindset Doesn’t Mean You’re Doing Something Wrong