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To Be Lovely {My FINAL Post}

Merriam-Webster Dictionary (well the online version because I left my collegiate dictionary that my momma gave me at age 14 in my classroom) defines lovely as, “1. attractive or beautiful especially in a graceful way 2.”  One of the definitions in the Urban Dictionary defines lovely as, “1. Meaning something genuinely beautiful and/or grand 2. A word […]

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Changing Layers

HEY there lovelies!!  It’s been FFFOOORRREEEVVVEEERRR since I’ve done any real blogging, and while I’d like to give some excuses for why I haven’t blogged, I really don’t have any, lol. How have you all been?  I hope life has been treating you very well!  I’ve been working (teaching is a never ending job), traveling […]

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Jogging Lessons

Ok, so it’s been a bit TOO long since my last post…I know, but during that time, not only has my summer break come and gone and I got a kitten (HEY Nino!), but I turned 30 and went on vacation in Aruba! School is starting back soon, which means this teacher has work to do, […]

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Imperfectly Perfect

I remember growing up being surrounded by amazing women, young and old, who seemed to be so cool, so fabulous, so comfortable in their own skin.  All uniquely themselves…oh how I wanted to be them.  I wanted to be cool.  I wanted to look in the mirror and like what I see.  I wanted to […]

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Living Golden

I pulled up to church on Easter Sunday and a pal of mine said, “You look like you’re living life like it’s golden,” as a play on my gold skirt and the Jill Scott song, as he knows I am a Jill Scott fan. While it gave me a good little laugh before church, it […]

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*Eff* Inadequacy

As I mentioned in my first post of 2015, I’ve really been struggling with feelings of inadequacy lately. Let’s be real, more like for the last year, lol.  I started off the year determined to remind myself that “I am enough” for any and all things, but my daily reminder hasn’t been working.  Whether, it’s the […]