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Equity Walks, Money Talks, Truth Speaks, Future Seeds

July 20, 2011


So here we are in a bit of a moral conundrum. I just took a job as a soccer coach at the United Nations International School in NYC. That’s good. I also agreed to let the athletic director forward along my info for potential teaching positions. That’s where I feel not so good. The problema is […]

Power Outage, Another Rant

July 15, 2011


Power Outage Last week, I had a scheduled Skype chat with my novia who is currently working in Ecuador. I sat for an hour after we were supposed to virtually meet up, idling my time, hopping between browser windows on my computer, restarting things in case the connection was wrong, eyeing my blackberry wondering if […]

Kale, it’s whats for dinner

July 10, 2011


Food, and all its goodness, to nurture a working body. I just wanted to share two of our recent meals. The first being our lovely heart shaped pizza. It is a half and half combo. Dough from one of our favorite local Italian bakeries, Corbo’s. The left side features some of our family pesto, canned […]

“Your task is not to seek for love,

July 7, 2011


but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” ~ Rumi   Here we begin, always fresh and new, with the search. Herman Hesse encapsulated the path of a man working through various levels of society and searching, until he  was enlightened by the world, and the […]

Sustainable Food

July 5, 2011


Having the summers “off” as a teacher can be a great thing. I get to catch up on sleep, do yoga in the middle of the day, exercise, and really hone in on those things about my life that I would like to change. It can also be a pain in the ass, because I […]