This morning I parked next to a security guard at the site I am working at this week. He stepped out of his car in his uniform and asked me whether I am a law enforcement agent or an educator? I assured him that I am an educator. He felt that he didn’t want me… Continue reading Climb In His Skin and Walk Around In It
– Notebooks out – Raise your hand before you speak – Please, don’t use that type of language – Stay after class I need to talk to you about what you just did. The past decade my identity has been strongly shaped by my career as a teacher. As a high school teacher, I had… Continue reading Ashtanga and Restorative Yoga: Surrendering and Dealing with Control
A week ago when I decided to brainstorm and start writing, I took down some notes and structured what I wanted to write. However, it was not the time. The last two weeks have been a whirlwind of emotions combined with new experiences in my professional and personal life, which all served a purpose of learning new… Continue reading How to perpetuate positivity and productivity?
I woke up this morning fighting with myself, because my body has decided that since we returned from the Southern Hemisphere (almost two weeks now), we are going to wake up around 5am. I shut my eyes hoping for one more hour, but my mind was already set on it’s mission for the day. I still fought it, but finally… Continue reading It’s a Mindset Thing