I put myself out there.

Like- really out there.

But it was too fast.

I went all-in on LinkedIn. Remember that feeling of overwhelm I was talking about? …


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My virtual doors to my business have been open for one month, I’ve made more money than I expected, but today I broke.

You see, I am a teacher. I’ve always been a teacher at heart. I won’t bore you with the age-old tale of lining my stuffed animals up…


If you are a high school student looking toward the future (or a parent of one) and are looking into higher education, you are in the right place!

Why do you need a “how-to” for the college essay? Because it is not like anything you’ve written before- at least academically…


On a rainy day in May, my students sit in rows.

I woefully scream at them that they better go to the restroom now because soon they will have to be escorted due to concerns of disseminating information. This is not the way I want to run a classroom. …


Hey, fellow Mamas and Dadas! We’ve all been there- baskets of toys overflowing to the brim, general clutter, and the feeling of overwhelm that comes with all of this. If you are looking to pare down your toy room into a fun, manageable space this list may have some tips…


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When the wedding invitation arrived in the mail we were excited. This would be the fifth out of seven weddings for my group of college girlfriends. We had each found someone we wanted to spend the rest of our lives with, and the best part was, we all approved of…


The beauty, the grace, the movement- it’s all so perfect when a routine truly comes together. I have been a dancer for the better part of my life. I started when I was three years old doing ballet, tap, and jazz. When my tap teacher passed away, I decided that…


**Spoiler Alert: Bridge To Terabithia’s ending is revealed in this post.

The bags were packed and we all piled into the big green van. The big green van was our beloved traveling companion, the one we had come to know and love. My sister and I had made the back…

Erin Cryder

Erin Cryder is a freelance writer specializing in all things childhood and education. You can visit her website at www.erincrydercopywriting.com to learn more!

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