Happy Early Christmas & Holidays. I am so ready to rest and spend time with my family. This first semester at my new school has been humbling Ââ€“ I often felt like a first year teacher adjusting to the cultural shift, expectations, and new curriculum. Luckily I get to edit and beef up my lessons during the next two weeks since my classes are only a semester long. A new start fitting for the New Year. Although itâ€™s been hard at times, Iâ€™m happy made the change, and I look forward to creating new memories here. Some things Iâ€™m planning to do this winter break:
+ Visiting San Francisco for Christmas. I went when I was one or two years old so itâ€™s kind of like my first time. Any favorites?
+ Working on more block prints. Iâ€™ve started testing them out on linen napkins.
+ Taking photos not for products!
+ Listening to 500 Miles on repeat. I love Carey Mulliganâ€™s voice.
+ Slow mornings and sitting down to eat breakfast.
+ Eating more of this soup. BJ made it a few weeks ago. So good.
+ Watching movies and shows in bed. So far weâ€™ve seen Midnight in Paris, SNLâ€™s Christmas show, and Top Chef.
+ Catching a showing of Her