Variables of Spring

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I've been elbow deep in school this Spring. It has been wonderful and yet also overwhelming. I love learning everything, I want to know everything, and yet I get so frustrated when I don't quickly comprehend. Wanting to be an instant expert is an infuriating trait to have. This week I have a final project due ...

Marching on to April

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March was a blast. It was over way too fast. It was a month filled with two different Spring Breaks, my mid-terms, a bout of Strep, and Easter! We are still having debates about what is appropriate breakfast food. As in, "No. You may not eat chocolate bunny for breakfast today." It was hard to not ...

There is no exhale

There is no exhale: spring art

I'm an emotional person. I'm not apologetic about it. It's actually a very defining part of who I am. Anxiety runs parallel to emotion. Whether I am on the road of excited or fearful there is a service road of OMG cruising right next to it. Recently I realized I don't exhale. Ok, yes, in ...

5th Grade Lip Sync Battle

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In elementary school I perfected the art of the chubby best friend. I wasn't popular, but I was popular adjacent. Invited to birthday parties, had seats saved for me, and rarely picked last. I did just fine. Actually more than fine for a new kid with braces, an overabundance of freckles, and largeness. When I heard ...

Filling in the blanks

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Before I dive in I would like to disclose that W gave me permission to write about filling in the blanks. That being said I will be vague around some edges. A few weeks ago, when I picked up W from after care, one of the other moms was there as well. We sat down and ...