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She's A Sabbatical Beauty: Lee Skallerup Bessette

We're thrilled to Lee Skallerup Bessette... her posts always make us at SB HQ smile! Tell us about you! I am a mom, a wife, a swim coach, a writer, a recovering academic…I recently changed my Twitter bio to read “I am a lot to handle” - which pretty accurately sums it up. What makes you angry? I rarely ever get outwardly angry, at least not about anything that happens to me. But I am fiercely loyal, and I get really angry when injustices happen to friends and loved ones. What makes you happy? Good friends, good food, good conversation. In those moments, where I can lose myself and laugh until I care barely breathe...I live for that. If you...

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She's A Sabbatical Beauty: Amy HornburgHeilveil

Amy is one of our most beloved community members. We're honored to kick off the "She's A Sabbatical Beauty" Series with Amy!! Tell us about you! I currently teach in the communications department at a small college in upstate New York and sometimes step in as a house mother for a sorority at Syracuse University. I grew up in Michigan and met my husband when we were undergrads at the University of Michigan. He is a professor in biology at the same college where I teach. He has a tenured job and is a full professor; I’m an adjunct. We’ve been married for 15 years; he is my soul. I have a daughter who is fantastic and 10 years old...

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