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

California’s Low Desert (and San Diego Meet Up)

San Diego Meet Up Celeste of Seldomly Still put together a meet-up at Nolita Hall in Little Italy. First off, I loved the decor and always wanted to pop in so this was the perfect opportunity. Second, I absolutely loved everyone! I saw Jo and Christina, met a handful of amazing women, and I felt connected! Eagle Rock hike Salvation Mountain We drove to Salvation … Continue reading California’s Low Desert (and San Diego Meet Up)

Spring Break 2019, in pictures

This was the first year teaching I didn’t travel over spring break (2015 – San Antonio, 2016 – Dallas, 2017 – New Orleans, 2018 – Central Europe). I needed complete rest and I have to save for my summer plans too! After the first day, I dropped 5 pounds of inflammation and was at peace! Monday Yoga on the bluff, long lunch with a friend, … Continue reading Spring Break 2019, in pictures

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: Perfect Spring Weather

This was a good week and weekend, despite it being busy. I was able to manage it all, taking on extra tasks without feeling overwhelmed. I made a list of all the things I accomplished daily to show how awesome I am and to feel grateful. Often, I feel like I don’t do enough, but I couldn’t be more wrong! Weekday Hike: Santiago Oaks I … Continue reading Sunday Bests: Perfect Spring Weather

Sunday Bests: Favorite Time of the Year

This was an ultra-busy but fun week. For the past 2 weeks, I’ve gotten enough sleep, workouts, and work has continued to be good. I’m praying it continues for 3 weeks before I’m on spring break! Truth be told: As I’m writing this, I’m exhausted from being so busy, CBD, daylight savings, and I have a stomachache. Self-Care Tuesday I had a hair appointment, but … Continue reading Sunday Bests: Favorite Time of the Year