As I prepare to go back to school tonight after my wonderful winter break, I am trying to remember to put first things first.  I remembered this letter I wrote last year to my Facebook…

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  Once upon a time, in a state shaped like a mitten, a woman started her year off with high expectations, hope, and a dream.  That year was 2016 to be exact and that year…

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And just like that, the season that every Michigander freezes through 27 months of winter for is gone.  So long summer. As a child and now a teacher, summer represents freedom. No routine. Late nights.…

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It’s taken me quite a while to process the events that have happened in our country recently.  So many hashtags. Taking sides. Blame. Hate.  I sit here reading article after article wondering how in the…

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