30 day photo challenge
Gonna do this, even though it’s crazy. Day 1 - Your facebook profile picture. Day 2 - A photo of yourself from a year ago. Day 3 - A photo that makes you happy. Day 4 - A photo of the last place you went on holidays. Day 5 - A photo of you. Day 6 - A photo that makes you laugh. Day 7 - A photo of someone you love. Day 8 - A photo of your favourite band/musician. Day 9 - A photo of your...
1000 Awesome Things →
#358 is my personal fave
Top 6 in the Nation!! →
So according to U.S. News Top 100, Hopkins is in the top 6 for Education grad programs in the nation!! Right under Vanderbilt, Columbia, Harvard, Stanford, and Oregon. Whoo! Dear Diary, JACKPOT! 1. Vanderbilt University 2. Teachers College, Columbia University 3. Harvard University 3. Stanford University 5. Oregon University 6. Johns Hopkins University 6. UCLA 8. Northwestern University 9....
A Father Who Creatively Captures His Kids →
AGHHHH IT’S SO CUTE I’M GONNA DIE! i’m so getting a monster camera before i have kids
I want to take your Word and shine it all around but first let me just to live...– Song: “Lord, You’re Beautiful”
Teaching it is!
Can’t describe the amount of grace I feel right now. It’s like in that Philip Yancey book What’s So Amazing About Grace?. I feel like a homeless person who just landed the winning lottery ticket. So underservingly blessed. Thank you Father for getting me into this Hopkins program cuz it’s so obvious that it was entirely all You. Let me forever remember this day as the day...
“I think I’m in love But it makes me kinda nervous to say so…” I hate myself sometimes. Right now, i feel so high. but i’m so afraid to say it cuz i don’t know how long it’ll be before it becomes a low again Heart, please pick a direction and stick with it! Sometimes, i really feel like Katy Perry is singing to me. You’re hot, then you’re...
so i recently realized that my Chinese reading/writing sucks. My listening comprehension is decent and my speaking is passable, but my reading and writing = shit. so here’s me trying to practice my Chinese with random rambling: ...
man. i haven’t written in a long long time. UPDATESSS!! (man, it’s been way too long): i quit my teaching position at AEI! i miss my kids a lot, but i gotta admit i am enjoying the free afternoons to study Chinese/myself/hangout with friends/workout Ashley & Sarah and family came to visit Taipei and i had dinner & night market food with them- it was really awesome to see...
i cried in the classroom for the time today.
Dreams of an 8-year old girl...
Here is my 8-year-old student’s Bucketlist: List of Things I Want to Do Before I Die: 1) To meet Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus 2) To visit France 3) To live in a castle full of jewels, pearls, and precious stones 4) To have the cutest doll in the whole world 5) To learn all the languages in the entire world 6) To buy in iPhone 7) To ride on a rollercoaster with a loop in the middle 8) To be...
officially turning Taiwanese
I never thought I’d live to see the day when I’d come to love, let alone LIKE, this turdy gunk of lard…but I do. IT’S DELICIOUS!
Taylor Swift - Last Christmas (Cover) so addicted...
what am I doing here?
Am I doing the right thing? or just keeping busy? Am I walking down the right path? or am I currently side-tracking? Does God want me to be in Taiwan? Is what I’m doing now helping me build my career/future? Does my so-called “future plan” even include God in the picture? Should I stay one more year? Should I come home and find a job? or go to grad school? ...