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Johannesburg: The New York of South Africa

The question: ‘Why did you come to Johannesburg?’ is the most heard question living in Joburg and being a foreigner. “You come from the Netherlands, we want to go there! 667 more words

Living In The City

Pu'er, Waterloo

Located in the yuppie populated suburb of Waterloo, Pu’er is a contemporary Chinese tea house serving unique dim sum and share dishes along with exceptionally high quality tea imported from China. 650 more words


High alert 

What does it do to your body and mind when you are on high alert day after day? I’ve received 3 emails today about possible conflicts within the school. 256 more words


Relative Deprivation and the Wiles of Discontent

Recently, when my mind began to wander (as it often does) and pick apart the reasons why certain things occur and the reasons why people feel and respond the way they do, I began to think about relative happiness. 884 more words



The question was “what is the main issue you want to work on while you are at this school?”

Either someone is telling my students what they should be working on or they are pretty insightful. 154 more words


The Pearl of Great Price: Mindy Grace

To read the first post in this series click here.

“The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field. 1,248 more words



I am a dance teacher.  I teach dance for a program called Philadelphia Arts in Education Partnership. This organization brings the arts IE. dance, music, art, and theater etc., to the inner city public school system in Philly, through teachers like myself known as artists in residence. 904 more words