Today is Easter, and with the burst of Spring—symbolic of new life, growth and potential—I have been investing my time and efforts in many different ventures, as well as in expanding my already-bursting portfolio. Recent weeks have been a struggle for a number of reasons, and I have had to let go of so many things that were close to my heart. But I'm a big believer in Fate and the philosophy of … [Read more...]

Udemy: My Portal to Teaching

Even writing the title to this entry caused butterflies to burst into life in the pit of my stomach... Teaching. It was always my dream career as a child: I wanted to grow up to be an English teacher or work in the book publishing field, and then after work I wanted to go home to two little girls and a house filled with cats! It is something that crops up in conversation with my eldest daughter … [Read more...]


I work alongside so many different people, all from different backgrounds, all walking different paths, pursuing unique goals, and all holding unusual dreams. The one thing they tend to have in common is their pursuit of education; the vast majority of them are students. But as far as who they are as people, this is something I rarely ever uncover. In some ways, it is completely irrelevant to my … [Read more...]