Jade of All Trades

And mastery is boring.

Since 2012, I’ve worked in many fields. Like any good millennial, they say. With versatility came the ability to learn about – and write on – a few different topics. Because, hey, variety is good for the soul.

Education

12 Fun Saving and Budgeting Activities for High School Students. WeAreTeachers.com, June 2019.

This Baltimore Truck Delivers Free School Supplies to Teachers in Need - WeAreTeachers.com, June 2019.

“People Don’t Hire Teachers” & Other Myths You Might Encounter When Switching Careers - WeAreTeachers.com, May 2019.

Here Are 21 Free Resources for Teaching Social Justice in the Classroom - WeAreTeachers.com, March 2019.

7 Surprising Classroom Triggers for Kids Who Experienced Trauma (and How to Avoid Them) - WeAreTeachers.com, March 2019.

How to Teach Spelling with Structured Word Inquiry - WeAreTeachers.com, Feb. 2019.

Personal Finance

5 things I wish I could tell my 21-year-old self about taking out student loans. Business Insider, July 2019.

A financial planner asks every new client the same question about their student loans. Business Insider, July 2019.

3 things that helped me qualify for a Capital One card with a $20,000 credit limit my first year of college. Business Insider, July 2019.

After years of living paycheck to paycheck, I learned to ask myself 4 money questions every week, month, and year. Business Insider, July 2019.

I used to think I had to choose between being happy and being wealthy, but I learned the hard way that I was way off the mark. Business Insider, July 2019.

12 Fun Saving and Budgeting Activities for High School Students. WeAreTeachers.com, June 2019.

6 tips to make your money automatic, from people who have done it. Business Insider, June 2019.

8 things to consider before buying a property to renovate, according to a realtor. Business Insider, June 2019.

I'm a freelance writer with student loans who's kept excellent credit as I move all over the US. Here's exactly how I do it. Business Insider, June 2019.

Property values in my neighborhood are skyrocketing and friends tell me to 'just buy already,' but here's why I won't. Business Insider, June 2019.

I always thought the idea of freelancing was too intimidating, until I had a realization that completely changed my perspective. Business Insider, June 2019.

How Long Does The Home Closing Process Take? Wallet Wise Guy, May 2019.

Book Reviews

An Unconventional Haunting. Dublin Review of Books, March 2019.

Freedom From the Bind - Starnone’s ‘Ties’ as Domestic Liberation, Examined. Dublin Review of Books, October 2018.  

Civil Rights Curriculum (grades 6-12)

Maya Angelou - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Cesar Chavez - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Chief Standing Bear - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Mahatma Gandhi - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Jane Goodall - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Nelson Mandela - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Harvey Milk - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Eleanor Roosevelt - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Malala Yousafzai - The Moab Valley Multicultural Center, Curriculum, Sept. 2018.

Yoga & Wellness

Adhikara, Yoga & Grad School. Yoga Basics, Aug 2015.

Ayurvedic or Raw Food Diet: Which is Better? Yoga Basics, July 2015.

I Pledge Allegiance: Sticking With a Yoga Style or Teacher. Yoga Basics, June 2015.

The Life of Paramahansa Yogananda. Yoga Basics, May 2015.

Meditation and Samyama (Part Two). Yoga Basics, May 2015.

Yoga for Regulating Blood Pressure. Yoga Basics, April 2015.

Meditation: From Dharana Into Dhyana. Yoga Basics, March 2015.

How To (Not) Talk Your Friends Into Doing Yoga. Yoga Basics, March 2015.

Yoga Studio Theft: What Goes Missing When You’re Finding Yourself? Yoga Basics, Feb 2015.

Should You Practice Yoga When You’re Sick? Yoga Basics, Feb. 2015.

Illuminating the Diaphragm. Yoga Basics, Jan. 2015.

Transforming Your Practice Through Samyama. Yoga Basics, Nov. 2014

Creating Harmony by Balancing the 3 Gunas. Yoga Basics, Oct. 2014

Can Yoga Heal a Broken Heart? Yoga Basics, Oct. 2014

Yoga, Body Image, and Lessons From The Koshas. Yoga Basics, Oct. 2014

Yoga and the Process of “Letting Go.” Yoga Basics, Aug. 2014

How to Avoid Common Vinyasa Yoga Injuries. Yoga Basics, July. 2014

Learning to Fall. Yoga Basics, July. 2014

Lifting the Veil of Maya. Yoga Basics, June. 2014