Why Teaching Isn’t Really About the Lesson Plans

I admit I am still pretty new to this whole teaching thing. I’ve been at it a little less than 2 years. I’ve only taught in one private all-girls high school. I have no academic training in this field. (Unless you count journalism as helpful in composing tests and reading papers.) But at the same time, I’m realizing more and…

Filed In: Life

The Coachella Hat – Brooklyn Hat Company

We’re in the midst of the Coachella music festival, and while I’m not there, I’m channeling my inner boho chic persona with this hat from Brooklyn Hat Company. You might remember the amazing wide-brimmed felt floppy hat I wore this winter from the same company. This new summer-ready Coachella Hat is the perfect item for all the sunny days ahead….

Filed In: Fashion

Pattern Mixing – dots and leopard

This past weekend was the Fashion Matters Chicago spring event, Reawakening the Art of Dress. As a committee member and the one who helped put the website and social media accounts together, I wanted to make sure I put my best foot forward. Plus, it was a fashion event, which always adds a layer of distress to the outfit creation…

Filed In: Fashion