Hi, I’m Alainee!


Keep up with me on my little corner of the internet where I will share my snippets of my life, how I stay healthy, my favorite things, and favorite reads.


The Folk of Air Series

February 4, 2021

The Cruel Prince Series by Holly Black ⠀ Overall Rating: 3/5 ⭐️ ⠀ Jude, once taken to the Faerie world after the murder of her parents, takes on a game of kings and courts to find her place in a world where mortals are o …

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Last Minute Gift Ideas

Calling all last minute shoppers! Y’all… How is Christmas just a couple of weeks away?! Let me tell you that this is the year my priorities have shifted. Nothing fancy, nothing crazy, just spending quality time with my …

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Gratitude in the Classroom

December 12, 2020

What does your classroom look like? Are you working hard to build a classroom community with little to no response? Maybe you just haven’t thought about classroom community and expected it to happen naturally. Are you pu …

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She Couldn’t Wait Any Longer

I promise you the reason she came early is because she heard me saying she was going to stay cooking until she was 34 weeks. The same reason she will latch perfectly when no one is watching, but when the lactation consul …

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Hi, I'm Alainee!


I'm happy you've made it to my page! I am advocate for spreading kindness and joy filled living. I live with my husband, our three beautiful children, and our furry Maltese, Runthers. On top of being a wife and mother, I am also a 7th Grade ELA Teacher. In between spreading positivity and joy, you will find me sharing my best tips for having an awesome classroom culture. You can keep up with my shenanigans on my weekly podcast, Joy & Grace, or listen in on my classroom tips podcast, Learning with Mrs. Simonson.

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