155. First day of kindergarten


7:15am.  A time I typically think of bedtime.  Now, my new wake up time on my off days.  Ouch. Today was B’s much anticipated first day of kindergarten.  When I went to wake him this morning, I found him sitting straight up in his bed with a huge, cheesy grin on his face.  “Is it […]

151. Party planning and resisting the urge to hit my head against the wall


What a week.  I need a post vacation vacation.  Is it terrible that I’m totally stoked for my oldest to start kindergarten so that I only have to juggle one kiddo during the day?  Balancing work, school, my health and fitness, maintaining the home and being a loving wife/mother is exhausting.  I’ve been home from […]

Preparing for kindergarten


Tonight, my little boy has kindergarten orientation!  He’s growing up so fast!  His time at preschool is quickly coming towards its end, and as that end approaches, I’ve wondered if he was ready for kindergarten.  He’s excited enough about it, and wants to go, but I can’t help but wonder if my child is mature enough […]