About me

Industry Education
Occupation High School Spanish Teacher
Location Arizona, United States
Introduction Currently teaching Spanish in high school; spent the last three years in middle schools teaching ESL, English (remedial and proficient), French, Social Studies, SpEd Math, and Spanish. Actually certified to teach English and Spanish. Chronically time- and patience-challenged mom to two beautiful and exasperating teen girls.
Interests Spanish, French, linguistics, travel especially roadtrips where I'm driving, coffee, cooking, nesting, sleeping
Favorite Movies Love Actually, Shawshank Redemption, American Beauty, A Christmas Story, Amores Perros, The Mission, The Breakfast Club, Au Revoir les Enfants, Les Choristes, Cinema Paradiso, The Godfather, The Exorcist
Favorite Music Coldplay, Tori Amos, Jack Johnson, Simon and Garfunkel, Sheryl Crow, Indigo Girls, Fiona Apple, Alison Krauss, Green Day, U2, Sarah McLachlan, Norah Jones, Keane, Peter Gabriel, Eric Clapton
Favorite Books To Kill a Mockingbird, Pride and Prejudice, The House of the Spirits, High Tide in Tucson, Like Water for Chocolate, Jane Eyre, Lord of the Flies

You moved the pot before the coffee stopped brewing. Do you smell the mountains or the burro?

I'm crying so hard over the spilled coffee that my nose is too stuffed up to smell anything.