Hey hi hello! Happy 2016! If you’ve been here before, you may have noticed that my blog got a New Year makeover. I’m into it, I hope you are too. I also got an Instagram account so if any of you are on Instagram (and really who isn’t?) my account is @coffeeandconundrums. I promise you won’t regret it… Continue reading Balance, Acceptance, Grace
Happy almost 2016 friends! I hope this last day of 2015 is treating you well and I hope you had wonderful, relaxing and gratifying Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza, Ramadan and/or winter solstice! I’d like to touch on New Year’s for a moment, if I may. Unlike much of America, I am fairly indifferent to New Year’s.… Continue reading New Year Musings
As I write this, I am finishing up my last week of community rotations. Crazy! Crazy crazy crazy. I have spent the last 9 weeks teaching children. Three days a week I have been working with K-5 students (and when I’m not there, I am at the New Hampshire Food Bank which I could write… Continue reading They say the darndest things.
I had a strange thing happen to me the other night. I was laying in my bed, after a long but not bad day, when I had the strangest sensation, an acute awareness of my life.. I was laying in my bed, sending internship emails in my pajamas with a cup of tea. I leaned… Continue reading Adult-ing.
I’m a bit late, I know. “Thanksgiving was last week!” you may be thinking. Indeed it was but as tends to happen during the holiday season, this girl got caught up in the seeing-as-many-people-as-possible-in-4-days game and didn’t have time to even sit down let alone write anything until after the holiday. So here we are.… Continue reading A word on gratitude.
Hello hello and happy November! It’s been awhile, friends. This internship has me barely hanging on so for your health, I sure you’re hope you’re doing better than I. I do believe if you looked up “bedraggled” in the dictionary, you would see my picture. Namely a picture of me with bags so big under my… Continue reading Life lessons from Irini.
To all my friends who have ever dealt with something bigger than themselves. I’m sorry. There will be bad days. I had some this week. I’m stilling living them this weekend. Days you’re tired and worn down and where life just feels overwhelming. There will be days you want to lay down and cry. Curl… Continue reading To all my friends.