I teach a range of ages at the after school academy where I work. The youngest that I teach is 8 in Korean age which is like 7 for the Western World, the oldest in my regular classes are 14. As with most children in that age range, they tend to say some really “off the mark” comments. Continue reading
It’s time for another serious chat (somewhat personal and intrusive maybe):
How comfortable do you feel naked? Continue reading
Today at work was rough ya’ll. It’s Thursday so it was my “slow” day. I arrive at 1:30 and classes start at 2:30, lasting for 45 minutes each, plus a 5 minute break. I have a free first class so I don’t start teaching until 3:20. Today, at 3:25 I still had no students in my class (I usually have two but was only expecting 1). No one showed up so from 1:30-5 I had literally nothing to do except drag my butt down the three flights of stairs to Starbucks and then sit in my classroom nursing an iced coffee. I taught from 5-45 and from 7-750 and that was it. How did I fill my time? Buzzfeed and Pinterest obviously. Continue reading
I’ve always had this struggle with food and fitness. Not so much because I’m overweight (which I am) but I think it’s because I was brought up in a house where there was a struggle with food and fitness. Continue reading
Just a small disclaimer before launching into this post:
This post is not a rainbows and butterflies post that usually graces this blog. It may contain a subject matter that is unsettling to some readers. This post is not suited for younger readers.