School’s out for the summer, and I just finished moving into my new classroom for the upcoming year. As teachers everywhere can attest to, the 10 months of long hours and stress-riden weeknights now welcome the two months of bliss, commonly known as summer.
Although I work pretty long hours during the school year, I love teaching because not only do I get to expel my love of learning and interact with people, but I also get a significant amount of vacation time. I’m gearing up for two different trips in July: one to the west coast and the other to a meditation retreat in Massachusetts. Until then, my days are filled with luxurious reading in coffee shops, day trips around Richmond, short trips to visit family and friends, and of course extra time with bae.
Here’s what I’ve been up to lately:
Now tell us: what do you get into during the summer months?