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Juggling Jobs

So I think I’ve mentioned before how I currently juggle a variety of jobs in order to make ends meet. My main focus is being a substitute teacher, as it will (hopefully) lead to a fully fledged teaching career in … Continue reading

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Quotable students

A few weeks ago I was back at a school I was in a lot last year as a sub. I was walking into the auditorium and this happened: Student: [sees me walk in] Ah man – we have a … Continue reading

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Organizing a Soccer Tournament

I’ve worked summer camps for years – ever since I was 16 actually. Every summer we do a huge soccer tournament where all the kids in our programs come. It’s loads of fun for the kids. Not so much sometimes … Continue reading

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It’s the little things in life

My day was a very all over the map kind of day because of various little things. Some good and some not so good, but not so much bad as just irritating and eye roll inducing. I find that I … Continue reading

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Get Your Shit Together

I myself have many faults – including procrastination and sheer laziness when the mood strikes. I’m often the type of person who says “Don’t worry about it – it’ll get done.” And it does – just often at the last … Continue reading

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Awkward.

I think everyone has at least one really socially awkward person in their workplace. Now there are different kinds of socially awkward – there are people who try and just fail; people who just don’t talk – ever; people who … Continue reading

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“Just like an old married couple”

Up until this week, to my knowledge I had never had a moment where someone compared me and another person to being “just like an old married couple.” It was our second day of work for pre-season planning for camps … Continue reading

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