Weekly Ebb and Flow #4

Each Saturday, I will look back on my work week and talk about the good and bad. If anything, I hope this keeps me afloat during my new voyage in life. I want this to be something I can read back on to see how far I’ve come. But my biggest goal is to encourage…

Weekly Ebb and Flow #3

Each Saturday, I will look back on my work week and talk about the good and bad. If anything, I hope this keeps me afloat during my new voyage in life. I want this to be something I can read back on to see how far I’ve come. But my biggest goal is to encourage…

Weekly Ebb and Flow #2

Each Saturday, I will look back on my work week and talk about the good and bad. If anything, I hope this keeps me afloat during my new voyage in life. I want this to be something I can read back on to see how far I’ve come. But my biggest goal is to encourage…

Weekly Ebb and Flow #1

Each Saturday, I will look back on my work week and talk about the good and bad. If anything, I hope this keeps me afloat during my new voyage in life. I want this to be something I can read back on to see how far I’ve come. But my biggest goal is to encourage…

Ebb and Flow

The ebb is the low point when the tide drains away from the shore.The flow is the high point when water rises again. From day one, which I know wasn’t very long ago, I’ve wanted this to be a space where both the good times can be celebrated and the hard times can be reflected upon. My new job…

Getting Excited

I start my new job next week and I just visited yesterday to hand in paperwork and finalize everything. I am getting really excited about starting. Honestly, I’m a bit surprised at how good I feel even weeks after the interview. Usually, anxiety would be the star of this show, taking over every thought that…

Conversation

Take a second and think about reasons for communication in our daily lives. Asking and answering questions, requesting, holding conversation. You might update your friends about what you’re up to. You might sit around with your family at the dinner table and recap your day. Maybe you just comment on the weather. My brother, who…

Reflection

Quick Disclaimer: In this post, I talk about some deep mental health issues and dark thoughts I had a few months ago. I was catching up with one of my best friends. We met at the start of high school when she first came to this country ten years ago. Our schedules finally gave us…

Am I Selfish?

My immediate answer to this question is no. But it’s hard to live with people who make you think otherwise. In my last post, I went through my whole long saga of interviewing and accepting a new job that I’ll begin in September! I’m still really happy and confident, which actually surprises me. Usually anxiety…

New Job, New Start

Finally. I got a job. (Long post alert!) The interview was amazing and I got a really good vibe from the school and the staff. It was one of those gut feelings, you know? I went for an interview somewhere else a couple of weeks ago but I didn’t get that feeling at all. It…