New Chapter, Not Goodbye!

I really grew to love my Florida “Salt Life.” Bidding it farewell was tough. I’ll miss the salty soft air of a sea breeze, the sunshine on one side of the street but not the other, and the endless white sandy beaches that traipses it way into the car and house. But, I will miss […]

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Life is like….War and Peace?  

Last June, I received this book from eight amazing women. I was fortunate enough to spend four years working beside this truly talented and gifted group. Soraya, Mary, Katherine, Peggy, Genna (Mary), Amalia, Melissa (Monte), and Patty will always hold a special place in the chapters that are my life. I have saved this blank […]

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My first concern…SANDSTORMS!

A sandstorm refers to a high amount of wind occurring in sandy areas, usually in deserts, where the wind speed is able to lift the top layer of sand from the ground, and push it in every imaginable direction. The sand involved in the sandstorm can reach heights of approximately 10-50 feet (3.05-15.24m). Usually, the height […]

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Reaching For A Dream…

London was my dream, but isn’t it funny how dreams can change when the opportunity of a lifetime presents itself. It all began the night before I was to fly to Boston (a.k.a night before my 38th birthday). I received the following email…

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The time has come…

I only need grab hold of my dream. It has been seven long months since my last post. The boxes were packed, house was sold, and I settled into my temporary life. During that time, I was caught up, settling into a new school, and new apartment. As well as an entirely new way of […]

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A Lifetime of photos. A lifetime of memories.

Thousands upon thousands of photos are being packed in boxes today. Portable hard-drives store thousands more from the digital age. Each one has reminded me that I have lived. Such a beautiful life I have lived – captured in time. Funny thing is photos capture the best moments of your life. When you look at […]

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Recruitment with Sponsorship

In terms of sponsorship, we can help teachers get into schools that can offer sponsorship. Jen Brown Overseas Recruitment Manager Hourglass Education I had to read the email twice. Was it finally going to happen? No Way!!!!Wait….yeeeeeeesssss!!!!! A smile washed over my face while my body erupted into celebration reminiscent of a lotto winner who […]

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Falling in love…with London

I have not blogged in a while. Since my last blog I visited London. It was an amazing trip. There is something poetic about history being juxtaposed against modernism. It’s a walking city and walk I did! I have never walked so much in my whole life. Each and every turn brought a new discovery. […]

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