2018 Top 5 Books

I am back on this platform to bring you my top 5 favorite books I read in 2018. I began seriously using Goodreads this year, and my goal was to read 25 books – and I crushed it with 29 books! You can check out a full list here. But I wanted to spend a…

2018 Books

2018 was a good year for books! Here are all the books I read, and the months that I finished them. I am probably not done for the year as I have several books started right now (whoops), but here it is as of December 15th! They are listed with a picture, and the larger…

Why I Cannot Support Straw Bans

I know right?!?! Crazy plastic hating lady cannot support straw bans? Read on friends! Ok ok, I am extremely happy that people are becoming more aware of the effects of plastic items on our environment. In fact, this topic has become so incredibly hip that Starbucks has caught on and created a fun marketing scheme!…

I Tried a Low Sensory Day

Two weeks ago I spent an entire day focusing on my senses. I eliminated anything that overstimulated my senses, and focused on activities that would stimulate my senses in a positive way. I work with children with disabilities, and many of my students have Autism. Autism is a “disorder” (I don’t like that word!) that…