While I Wait

Life has a way of pushing us, and we often respond in one of two ways. Either slipping into complacency and accepting whatever comes our way or pushing back and fighting for what we want.

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Why Ms. Chantel?

Between teaching them about the solar system and the seven wonders of the world I constantly say things like; get your finger out your nose, and quit eating your boogers. Sit down.

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The American from New York with a Southern Accent

Here is why I don't call myself a New Yorker. New Yorkers are a special breed of people. The city has its own distinct heart beat, and living in the boroughs you encounter a different way of life, which in turn creates a very distinct mindset in those who inhabit its very tiny apartments. I do not posses that same mindset. People interact and connect here in a way that is different than what I have become accustom to, and incomparable to anywhere else I have been. 

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Dear Younger Me

I am not here to give you a lecture, or to tell you something that will change the future us. I am writing this, to you (younger me), just to have a conversation and give you something to think about

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Golden Milk

Well, I’m dissecting one of my favorite recipes and I will break down how each ingredient benefits our bodies. After all, it is important that we know why we eat what we eat.

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