15 Days

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“15 more days, 15 more days, just 15 more days until graduation and then all this will be over,” I chanted to myself as I sat down for yet another seminar on all the things I’m doing wrong in my elementary teaching profession (I’m not even teaching elementary). This journey has been the longest of my life. These struggles have …

A Parent Once Said

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*This is a previous post I made about the Uvalde school shooting back in May. I discuss quite a few controversial topics from my perspective. It is absolutely fine if you skip this one because of the trigger warning. 😉 * A parenting page I formerly followed on social media said that it was because teachers do not have enough …

Serving When It’s Hard

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Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. 2 During supper, when the devil had already put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon’s son, to betray him, 3 Jesus, knowing that the Father had given all things into his …

Thoughts from an Anxious Christian

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“You have anxiety,” the doctor said. My heart instantly started racing and my palms became sweaty. “What does that mean for me both currently and long-term?” “Hopefully, this won’t be a long-term issue. It’s highly possible that when you graduate, all your stress will be alleviated and you will go back to feeling like your normal self.” “How do I …

Valentine’s Day Thoughts

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I originally wrote this as a Valentine’s Day Facebook post in 2016. Looking back on how upset I was to be single for another Valentine’s Day, I can’t believe that something like this ever came out of my mouth, or onto the internet for that matter. I think this message is important for all people in all stages of life, …

Sanctity of Life Sunday

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Today was Sanctity of Life Sunday. This day holds many different meanings to many different people. Every year I write some post on Facebook about why I’m “pro-life,” but this year, I wanted to do something different than the usual. I’m really passionate about about kids and babies. I work in a toddler class at a preschool, for Pete’s sake. …