2016/08/10
back to school, first day of school, parenting, girls, letting go

Back to School Breaking My Heart Since 2009

Back to school was not Xanax inducing here. Not this year anyways. Today was the first day of school for my girls. It feels much too early […]
2014/08/14
Back-to-school, first day of school, kids growing up, letting go

Back-to-School ~ Diary of a Recovering Helicopter Mom

Back-to-school school is upon us. Yesterday morning, I took my girls back-to-school. I know that I should be rejoicing. I thought I might be. This summer has been […]
2013/08/14
back-to-school, first day, third grade, letting go, growing up

Why Third Grade Sucks & I Prefer the Weeping Mothers of K-2

This year, I was prepared to not be the crying pool of snot that I once was, have been, for the past 5 years on the […]
2012/08/17
kindergarten, back-to-school, first day of kindergarten 2012

First Day of Kindergarten Hurts Like a Mo Fo

It’s the night before kindergarten again and I am not ready for this. UGH! I am dreading it now. I’ve been breaking down all day because […]
2010/10/11

A Field trip, a Goat, and a Gas Leak

Last Thursday (10/7/10) was Bella’s first field trip. It was to be to a farm with a pumpkin patch at which all the children were going […]
2010/08/18

Trepidation running amuck

So, tomorrow my Bella starts the big K (DUMDUMDUMDDUMDUUUUUM) Kindergarten! I knew I might be emotional tomorrow, and I still suspect am positive that I will […]