Category: Hobbies Blog

Where Have I Been

There are quite a few people who were reading often. I apologize for disappearing without a trace. I was trying to adjust the site, and then became too busy. I didn’t want to keep writing when I knew there were things that needed to…

A Weigh In

I don’t weigh all of the time because it can kill a desire to do good. I did weigh in recently though and wanted to share. I started this journey, or restarted, at 311 pounds. Scary, but true. I don’t look like I weigh…

Halloween

So I have a love hate relationship with Halloween. As a teen there were many Halloween I spent alone, or with family but still had fun. This year was our first in our house. We live on a road big enough we didn’t expect…

Another Week

I posted about my weight for the first time approximately a week ago. I have not weighed myself yet, and don’t think I will for each blog post, because the number of the scale can be disheartening. Instead I want to talk about somethings…

Shine Apple Crisp

So one of my hobbies is cooking. I’ve said that but I bet many didn’t believe it considering I’ve posted so very little in my hobbies blog. Hey, when you’re super busy hobbies don’t happen much. I finally to play with a recipe. I…

An Ongoing Fight

I have decided to start a new series that will post to all blogs because it affects all parts of my life. It is not an uncommon blog trend, so clearly I am not doing this type of posting for anyone but myself. Maybe…

Tired

I’m too tired to make a real post but the teacher in me demanded effort. Here is a list of all the ways I could think of to say tired. Message me with your additions: Beat Exhausted Worn out Wiped My goose is cooked…

Weighted Woes

I teach special education, and one tool in our toolbox is weighted items. It might be a shoulder wrap, a lap pad, or just something to hold. The can synthetically simulate, to me, the feeling of being wrapped up in a comforter. If you…

So Many Things

There are so many things I want to talk about now that I am kind of getting internet back. To keep organized I will make a list -Making weighted sensory items -hurricane Irma strikes -selling horses woes -excitement of a new horse -wait how…

Dusting Off

Going through grad school, working full time, and getting married all at one time has a way of making your hobbies get dusty. Well, I am a teacher. Why does this matter or have anything to do with hobbies? I like to sew. That…

Things Happen

There are many posts in many blogs saying how busy they get and that is why there is no writing. This is one of those posts. Except I'm also going to go on a mini rant. I am a teacher as I have revealed…

What Teachers Want Parents to Know

So, I am up for various reasons, see the other blogs if you’d like details, but point being, I’m writing a post that I’d been saving. I have moved to a new school district this year and just from the conversations I’ve overheard from…