We all know teachers make squat, right? Oh sure, we know all the platitudes: We do it because we love children… Nobody signs up to become a teacher to get rich… In the end, it isn’t about what you make, but the difference you make… Hand me the vomit bag, please. Teachers didn’t take a … More Get a Financial and Spiritual Life
Alaska. The last frontier. Adventure. Beauty. Wilderness. A state of mind. It’s on my bucket list. And I’m sure I’m not alone. An entire cruise and adventuring industry has evolved because there is money to be made off the public’s desire to experience this exotic northern locale from the safe distance of a vacation. But … More Foxy Bibliophile: The Great Alone
Swimsuit season has arrived! Before you go running and screaming from the dressing room, remember that it’s not as bad as you think. Dressing room lighting stinks, cellulite looks better poolside or on the beach, and between some Lycra and a little strategic padding (your own natural or a little help from Foamy McRubber) you’ll … More Foxy Bibliophile: Now That You Mention It
What is a bad daughter? Is it that little girl who can whine you right into a wine bottle? How about that preteen princess who creates more drama than Broadway? Or the teenager who pushes your buttons to the point that yanking out your thinning, graying hair is preferable to having this argument one more time.
“Love is as close to hate when it comes to sisters. You’re as close as two humans can be. You came from the same womb. The same background. Even if you’re poles apart, mentally. That’s why it hurts so much when your sister is unkind. It’s as though a part of you is turning against … More Foxy Bibliophile: Blood Sisters