Life, Random Thoughts

New Year welcomes a New Series

With it being New Year's Eve I thought I would find a good quote/image for some inspiration When a new year is about to start you typically observe people making resolutions such as workout more, quit smoking, and find a love.  My process is a little different -- I write out my visions and goals… Continue reading New Year welcomes a New Series

Education, Motivation & Wisdom

Monday Motivation: Knowledge

With me having tons of tasks to do these next couple of weeks - I tried to locate an education motivational quote/image. Even though my quest for this degree has some rough moments and encourages me to read a lot of articles/books... I know the end result is my degree which is SWEET!  Ironically, the… Continue reading Monday Motivation: Knowledge

Education, Making A Difference

Moment of Truth: Yes I am a single mother that values education

Let me provide you some insight on how this post came into existence..... Yesterday I was listening to a panel discussion on having a teaching assistantship while being a graduate student.  When prompted with the question - "What is one thing you wish someone told you when first started graduate school", one of the panelists… Continue reading Moment of Truth: Yes I am a single mother that values education

Life, Random Thoughts

To everything there is a season…Turn Turn Turn

As I was looking through my fb thread this morning I saw a daily devotion reference to Ecclesiastes 3 which led me to read the entire chapter.  As reading the words, I was quickly reminded of a classic  song by The Byrds - Turn! Turn! Turn!  Sidenote - the song is primarily the words from this… Continue reading To everything there is a season…Turn Turn Turn

Education

Out with Old and in with the New

Today I got a new piece of technology to help with my educational journey - a Mac Air!!! In 2004, I purchased my own personal MacBook and it had it's fair share of ups and downs over the years (had to replace the screen).. but it made it to MAC heaven and needed something new.… Continue reading Out with Old and in with the New