Anything but Ordinary, please!

Embracing life to the full… Including questions, challenges, joys and adventures

Media Fast

This is an odd thing to post via “media” like a blog, but I’m super pumped about the challenge I just gave my students today. I invite you to join … Continue reading

August 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Freak Out Lingers

The beginning of the semester freak out lingers… Every semester, since I was a freshman at NC State I would call my parents at the beginning of every semester with … Continue reading

August 28, 2012 · 1 Comment

Funday Friday– Restore Freedome Rally: Tomorrow

The Democratic National Convention will bring thousands of visitors to Charlotte and, therefore, will be a magnet for sex trafficking and child prostitution. North Carolina is ranked in the top … Continue reading

August 24, 2012 · 1 Comment

Building Joy

One of the books I am currently reading is seriously amazing in terms of how to have healthy relationships and how to love people well. “The Life Model: Living from … Continue reading

August 22, 2012 · 1 Comment

Tasting Menus

Over the past few years Matt and I have developed an expensive habit… We love going out to eat! And, on top of that, We love tasting menus. Tasting menus … Continue reading

August 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Our Deepest Fear

I can’t help but post this poem a friend just shared with me. We are going to read this during the Powered For Life Graduation. Our Deepest Fear Marianne Williamson … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

Funday Friday

This summer Matt and I got to mentor and teach in a program called Powered For Life. It is modeled after Jobs for Life, but was specifically targeted towards teenagers. … Continue reading

August 17, 2012 · 2 Comments

Hopes for the Semester

Yesterday I met half of my students and today I will meet the rest. I’m pumped about a new semester,  for the conversations and for life lessons we will all … Continue reading

August 16, 2012 · 4 Comments

Healthy Relationships Matter

I’m finally getting excited about the semester starting! For the past two weeks I have been putting off cracking open my lecture notes and soaking in the last days of … Continue reading

August 10, 2012 · 2 Comments

Funday Friday

Attention Raleigh Friends! Attention Fellow Food Truck Enthusiasts! Attention Amateur Wresting Fans! The Food Truck Rodeo is coming back to Rebus Works on Aug. 25th! Read this post to find … Continue reading

August 9, 2012 · Leave a comment