Yesterday was the first baseball game of the season. I don't know if you know this about San Pedro de Macoris but around here baseball is a big deal. This city ships out more major league baseball players than any city in the world. Seriously. Heard of Sammy Sosa? He's from San Pedro. Robinson Cano? … Continue reading Vamos Estrellas!
*Disclaimer: Obviously I sin. Obviously. I have also done some judging in my day. In expressing how badly it sucks to be judged I am not calling myself innocent. We can't cover it all in one blog post, but here's me acknowledging that I mess up big time (daily) and we can talk about that … Continue reading The Worst Thing
My week on the internet.... Articles/blog posts: How My Daughter Became Wet Seal's First Model with Down Syndrome at Jezebel - Work it, girl! Would Jesus be cool with keeping poor kids in orphanages? at The Very Worst Missionary - A couple of weeks ago I shared this post about the topic of "orphan" care. … Continue reading Check this out!
Reposted and revamped from my old blog. All of the good things I have are because of Jesus. I know that. James 1:17 tells me that. People talk about counting our blessings and thanking God for our stuff all of the time. My students every day shout, "Gracias a Dios!" for another new day. But … Continue reading Here’s the thing about help
For the past few weeks I've kind of been in a slump. I wrote a bit about it here... kind of. Realizing that I might be doing the same thing every day for the next thirty years is exciting (believe it or not) but also kind of a bummer. Now, who knows what I will … Continue reading Here’s the thing about slumps
I used to be an extrovert. I tested as an extrovert both summers I worked in Maryland and we had to take the Myers Briggs test and then talk about how our personalities affected our ability to work as a team. I used to be a huge extrovert in high school - the life of … Continue reading Here’s the thing about being an ex-extrovert
My laptop was down for a full 36 hours this week plus I started tutoring full time (3 hours each afternoon Monday-Thursday) so this week's internet finds are a little sparse. Picture of the week: Articles/Blog posts: How I Met Your Mother Is Basically Just A Remake Of Friends at Imgur - Makes sense, actually. Although … Continue reading Check this out!