Preschool

Fighting for Firsts and a Shot at Life

The introduction to preschool has brought many firsts for our family. We found out rather last minute that we'd be moving across the country, so the spot on the waiting list at the preschool in the Bay Area that I had reserved for Jack was...

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EveryDay Moments with Beau

My weeks with Beau in the morning are coming to a close. Pretty soon, he'll be starting at a school of his very own, a play-based preschool just up the road from us. His days will be somewhat short, but he's so incredibly excited to...

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Back to School: Little Lessons

The kids both started school on Monday of this week. Jack is in pre-kindergarten, and Zoe is in the preschool program at the same school as her brother, in the same room, with the same teachers. Which means they obviously go at different times in...

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Human Mother

I'm not the type of mother that completely restricts television from my children. I haven't hired a coach to prepare them to be accepted into the most elite schools in the city. My husband and I try not to drill our 2 and 4 year old's full...

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Hello Again

I'm hoping a liter of Diet Coke will keep me wired enough to write a decent post. I've had more caffeine today than I usually have in a week, so I'm either going to knock out a gem or pass out cold on the keyboard....

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