Two Years In

I just passed the two year mark for living in Portland. While it may not appear on the surface to be a groundbreaking statement, it is for me. The adjustment from living in New York City to moving and living in Portland has not been easy. When I knew I was moving, I convinced myself […]

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How to Perpetuate Gratitude + the Thanksgiving Spirit

With Thanksgiving on the horizon, it is more important than ever that we reflect on what we are grateful for. The current state of our nation (rightly so) is truly frightening for many of our students and families who have been historically marginalized and politically disenfranchised.¬†The work I do as an educator each day is […]

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Bright Prints to Inspire Action

Why is it that we mourn summer ending and fall beginning when fall provides the most beautiful backdrops? Well, I know, I know – the falling temps and early darkness are definite bummers for summer lovers but that doesn’t mean joyful, productive¬†attitudes have to disappear too! My goal for this fall (and approaching winter, ahh!) […]

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