I’m in a strange place this summer, caught between excitement and nostalgia. My only baby will start Kindergarten at the end of August. The public school world… Read more “One Moment, Please”
There will be hours upon hours of car rides our future. No matter, I am already looking back on this seemingly mundane time as a sweet memory of the way things used to be.
The day I have been dreading for five years arrived on Tuesday: Kindergarten. My “baby” isn’t such a “baby” anymore. With each passing day she needs me… Read more “The First of Many “Firsts””
This time of year is rough for parents whose kids have a hard time with school. My Facebook newsfeed is flooded with articles about managing the transition back… Read more “Coping When School is Hard”
My sweet Caroline, Today was your first day of preschool and I am both relieved and pleased to say I made it through without shedding a tear.… Read more “A Letter to my Daughter on Her First Day of Preschool”
Dear Max, Tomorrow is your first day of Kindergarten. Your back pack is packed, your new lunch box is set to go and your summer “homework” is… Read more “First Day of Kindergarten”
A “can-do” attitude: Small, helpful ways to help your kids get ready for their first day of school There sure seems to be a lot of prep… Read more “Wisdom Wednesday”