This is my place to escape the insanity that is being a high school teacher. I try to keep it classy but sometimes I slip. I'm usually exaggerating though, so don't take me too seriously. Like, ever.

Wonka: 1, Wonka’s bed: 0, Wonka’s bone: Forgotten.

Wonka: 1, Wonka’s bed: 0, Wonka’s bone: Forgotten.

Introducing our newest addition, He Who Has Not Been Named. #puppy #love πŸ’™πŸΎπŸ’™

Introducing our newest addition, He Who Has Not Been Named. #puppy #love πŸ’™πŸΎπŸ’™

Definitely missing some scenes from Pitch Perfect.

#tbt 2013

#tbt 2013

Original #selfies by @mbeachy. I see @mynameisnotjessica in the top pic and me in the one below. Aca-mazing! πŸ’–

Original #selfies by @mbeachy. I see @mynameisnotjessica in the top pic and me in the one below. Aca-mazing! πŸ’–

I will never forget where I was when I heard…20 YEARS AGO today. I feel like it was yesterday and forever ago at the same time. #ripkurt

npr:

This video of Neil Hilborn sharing his poem β€œOCD” is featured in NPR Books Book News today. It was the first time I’d seen it and it gave me goosebumps. Enjoy! Happy Thursday! -L

I “liked” this ages ago….it’s still amazing.

I’d say it was a successful Ikea trip.

I’d say it was a successful Ikea trip.

Best Concert T-Shirt Ever!!

Best Concert T-Shirt Ever!!

We bought a house today!

We bought a house today!

I need to watch this movie again. Like, now.

A lifeguard at the beach today took a shovel and removed a huge fish carcass out of the ocean. This made me think of him.

A lifeguard at the beach today took a shovel and removed a huge fish carcass out of the ocean. This made me think of him.

My favorite word.

My favorite word.