I think I’m starting to get out of my own way: re-examining my box

If there's anything I've written about the past year that I consider to be my own personal pet peeve about...well, my person...it would be my chatty, hyper tendencies in public. There have been plenty of times I've wondered why I can't buckle down and be serious. I don't think I've ever been to an office … Continue reading I think I’m starting to get out of my own way: re-examining my box

Three things that need to return to American schools: cursive writing, checkbook balancing, & counseling.

I've had some pet peeves about the education system for a few years...and they're not about standardized testing for once! With the craziness surrounding school safety and all, there are bigger fish to fry... but so long as adults are (hopefully) taking a harder look at the way schools work, I'd like a few little … Continue reading Three things that need to return to American schools: cursive writing, checkbook balancing, & counseling.

This winter in Houston was–wait, it’s still going? WTF?!

It's times like this I really wish I'd have gone into meteorology, because we're all complaining about the same damned thing...and I like having answers when nobody else does. It balances out my incessant need to ask a trillion questions, so maybe it's only fair, or just a hyperactive extension of myself, trying desperately to … Continue reading This winter in Houston was–wait, it’s still going? WTF?!