Making a life-changing decision is never easy, and I should know because I made one over four months ago, but I'm getting a little ahead of myself. I never thought I'd become a teacher. I majored in English in both college and graduate school because I loved reading and was a great writer. I… Continue reading Kermit Says: Go For The Impossible
Tuesday Tunesday: The Perfect Presidential Playlist
Happy Tunesday, friends! On today's special edition, we're singing all things presidential. This has been a long journey. It hasn't been paved in gold. It hasn't been easy. In fact, it's been downright exhausting, frustrating, and even depressing--but here we are. We've finally made it to election day. So, as you head to the polls,… Continue reading Tuesday Tunesday: The Perfect Presidential Playlist
Kermit Says: Shanah Tovah!
Happy Rosh Hashanah, friends! It's been a heck of a long hiatus, but we are officially back and the timing couldn't be better. This year's Rosh Hashanah began last night and perfectly coincides with Kermit Says' return. For those of you who don't celebrate the Jewish holiday, Rosh Hashanah is the start of the Jewish New… Continue reading Kermit Says: Shanah Tovah!
Kermit Says: Lean In
From race and sexuality to class and religion and everything in between, it can be really challenging to push yourself to have these difficult, mature, respectful conversations. For many, these topics are heavy, emotionally charged, and deeply personal. Of course it makes sense to steer clear of such conversations, and quite frankly, it’s the easy… Continue reading Kermit Says: Lean In