A Dog’s Life

Everybody thinks they have the best dog - and none of them are wrong. - W. R. Purche Anybody who knows me knows that I am passionate about dogs, rescue dogs in particular. Our family has always had rescue dogs: old, young, lots of issues, not many issues at all and I have furthered this …

Simple Joy

I haven't written recently, or at all actually. It's something I find has an ebb and flow in my life- sometimes, I need to write to breathe or process and sometimes, I'm so busy processing, I can't find the words to complete it. With the school year slowing down, it makes sense that now is …

Lost in Guanajuato

*A little bit late in posting-apologies* I speak often of soul trips and the fact that often, I go away not knowing how much I need that tiny piece of peace for my soul. This weekend wasn't like that. I knew I needed it as soon as the school doors shut on Friday, and selfishly …

Trips And Tequis

Apologies for the silence on the blogging front recently- a new culture and a new job is a lot to get used to! As I write this, I sit in a small bar in the middle of Tequisquiapan, listening to a traditional Mexican band play songs on bass guitars. There's a quaintness about this town, …

Be brave. Be kind.

In my recent downtime, I have watched a lot of movies that had one common theme: the importance of kindness. In Cinderella, the main character is rewarded for having the courage to be kind when all around her are arrogant or outright cruel. Everyone knows this story and while the message is important, it's not …