Lost

R E S P E C T In the time it takes for a few words to be spoken poof… it’s gone! That nagging thought that had nestled into the back corner of your mind some time ago but you dismissed because “that would never happen” just screamed at you, I TOLD YOU SO! Feelings…

I’m in love…

With summer on Echo Lake. Once again I spent my summer working at Camp Winnebago in Maine. Last year was good, this year was spectacular! The staff that I had the privilege of working side by side with was incredible. I made so many new friends that I hope to know for a lifetime. This…

#mjsummeradventure

I went to Maine. It was amazing. I loved working at Camp Winnebago. Teaching campers and witnessing “ah ha” moments. Meeting people from all over the U.S. and world was unbelievable. Becoming a part of a culture unique only to Camp, one that try as I might to explain I just can’t quite paint the right…

Bucket List

Things I want to to do, sooner before later. In no particular order, here goes… Learn to play the cello Live in Ireland (even if briefly) Go Sailing Attend a game at Fenway Park. ✔️ (August 14, 2016) Backpack in Europe Watch fireworks over a lake  ✔️ ( Juy 4, 2016) Jury Duty Drive across…

K.I.S.S.

I’ve sat down countless times to write a new blog, but never seem to come up with just the right thing to say and end up erasing everything I wrote and starting over and then over again and again and then eventually give up. I have high hopes that I can cover some ground this…

Rain = Blessing

St. Patrick’s Day I started back at the church school. I couldn’t have been more happy that I started on that day as it is one of my very favorite holidays. I love all things Irish…that’s allowed because Tá mé an Ghaeilge ♣. I get to teach in the 1st & 2nd grade class every morning…

Meet Murray

I found this treasure at a yard sale last saturday. He came complete with the user manual and instructions. While looking through said booklets we found the original layaway and purchase receipt. He was purchased in 1984 in Fort Lewis, Wa.