mmmm, salmon… I’ve gotten to where I actually crave it. Which is funny (at least, to me it is), because I never used to like it. I wanted to like it. And I… Continue reading

Chicago, Times Two

This summer I’ve had the opportunity to visit Chicago twice. Once with Brock and once with my mom and sister-in-law. They were both fantastic trips, but so completely different. Brock and I went… Continue reading

Oh, The Jewels!

I started a new job about 6 weeks ago, and I *love* it! I work as an Independent Stylist for Stella & Dot, which is (in their words) “a boutique jewelry company that… Continue reading


I’ve gone back and forth on this for several years now… I started a blog when I took my first hiatus from teaching in 2004, I tried to start one in graduate school… Continue reading