Sunday Bests: 5 Years of Teaching and Too Much Wine

Last week was the close of year 5. I remember how I wanted to teach high school in Huntington Beach, but a different opportunity came around and it has been perfect. Perfect doesn’t mean it was easy. Perfect means It’s closer to home – 20 minutes instead of 45 minutes! I came in with 12 other new teachers and we keep in touch even though … Continue reading Sunday Bests: 5 Years of Teaching and Too Much Wine

Sunday Bests: Self-Work & Community (LA & San Diego)

Before I recap my weekend, I should mention that I made a big change this week – I ended my romantic relationship. It started last Cinco de Mayo and I can’t doubt I grew and learned a lot. Unfortunately, there was a lot of frustration in a portion of the relationship that has never seen better days in the time we were together. More on … Continue reading Sunday Bests: Self-Work & Community (LA & San Diego)

Sunday Bests: Rest, Rejuvenate, Rally

Last week was busy and it left me depleted. I was completely exhausted at the beginning of the week – on Tuesday, I came home and immediately laid in bed, showered, and got back in bed. I felt similarly exhausted on Wednesday. I was hungry so I treated myself to comfort food (‘healthy’ orange chicken). I had a bit more energy so I took an … Continue reading Sunday Bests: Rest, Rejuvenate, Rally

Sunday Bests (11/12/17)

I’m experiencing some FOMO right now, as my friends traveled to the places I had on my radar: Palm Springs and San Francisco. I decided to take it easy, especially with consuming alcoholic beverages, and live a “healthier” and slower weekend. This was my weekend: I attempted to go to The Broad on FRIDAY without tickets. We got there 2 hours early and the line was around … Continue reading Sunday Bests (11/12/17)