Ginger Pineapple Summer Cocktail Recipe

  What does it say that my first blog post after my last day teaching this school year is a summer cocktail?!? I guess I am ready for summer! Actually, if you follow me on Instagram, you saw my picture from Rocky Point Restaurant a couple of weekends ago. Since my school year goes through… [Continue Reading]

Ginger Pineapple Cocktail

Living with Lupus – Shannon Boxx Shares Her Story

Former Olympic soccer player Shannon Boxx has hung up her cleats to take on a new role… as an advocate for Lupus Awareness. Boxx played for years on the Women’s gold-medal winning soccer tean in spite of the disease, keeping her diagnosis secret from everyone but one teammate. She has since gone public with her… [Continue Reading]

Living with Lupus - Shannon Boxx Shares Her Story

Be Our Guest Welcome Bathroom Basket

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FreeOfSulfates #CollectiveBias As you may have seen, I have just finished my home office/guest room makeover! OK, I am super closer to finishing 🙂 I do have a few lose ends that still need to be cleaned up.… [Continue Reading]

Be Our Guest Welcome Bathroom Basket

Eating In – Preparing a Perfectly Romantic Dinner

When people think of celebrating a special occasion or planning a special date night – most people tend to plan a night out at a special restaurant. While I am the first to agree that sometimes it is nice to get out of the kitchen, I also believe that sometimes it is equally wonderful to… [Continue Reading]


5 Ways to Say Yes to Summer #BeThere

I can hardly wait! The school year is wrapping up and the only thing that is helping me get through the stress of May is the thought of June and our upcoming summer vacation! My students are in the thick of the count down – June 14th is their last day. I am in the… [Continue Reading]