Teaching

I Never Wanted To Be A YouTuber

I never wanted to be a YouTuber... and I still don't. Yet, 2020 has played a dirty trick on me! The school where I teach is 100% virtual for at least the first quarter... possibly even longer. That means I must create at least 30 video lessons a week. Just me, alone in my classroom,… Continue reading I Never Wanted To Be A YouTuber

Other Stuff

Give Me All The Fall Things And Tell Me I’m Pretty

September has arrived, bringing with it the promises of my favorite quarter of the year. Soon, the days will grow shorter, the temperatures will cool, the air will become crisper, and my world will feel a little brighter. Even in this year of the pandemic... which has pretty much made everything terrible... the leaves will… Continue reading Give Me All The Fall Things And Tell Me I’m Pretty

Fashion

Styling Your Bestie

Styling myself to go out of the house is almost as second nature as putting on clean underwear. It's just something I do without thinking too much. I feel more natural, expressive, and enjoy myself when I am put together. (Quick note... this wretched Covid year has seen me backslide a bit though!) For years,… Continue reading Styling Your Bestie

Fashion

Things Plus Size Women Wish Retailers Knew

If you have been reading my blog for a while, then you definitely know two big things about me. One, I love clothes! I have literally broken a closet (or a few) with the amount dresses, shirts, and pants I hang inside. (I'm only a little ashamed of that.) And two, I am a Plus… Continue reading Things Plus Size Women Wish Retailers Knew

Fashion

My Style Influences: Color Me Beautiful

One of the things I learned about style at an early age was the importance of knowing what colors make me look my best. Of course, a person can wear any color that makes them happy, but wearing the right color can make their outfit look extraordinary. As with many things fashion related, I learned… Continue reading My Style Influences: Color Me Beautiful