No One Warned Me About Preschool Graduation.

  My firstborn just graduated from preschool, and none of you people out there warned me about what that would do to my heart. Below is a video I did about it. I won’t be publishing all the videos I do in this space – this blog and my YouTube […]

The Five Dollar Bill

  He shoves his finger into his sweaty boot and feels around.  He pulls out the damp five dollar bill and hands it to the bartender.  The dance music pulses as he wipes sweat from his lip and downs a freshly opened beer.  The bartender flips the bill around in […]

First Day Of School’s Here… Sort Of.

    *****   Yesterday was the first day back at pre-school for my son. Every good mom takes pictures on the first day of school, right?                                           Of course, […]

No summer school? Surely you jest.

Thank you to LeapFrog for sponsoring my post about Leapfrog Summer Camp. To sign up for LeapFrog Summer Camp, please click here. #CleverLFCamp #spon     *** Our fancy shmancy montessori preschool has a summer program.  However, because it is fancy shmancy, it is also expensive shmensive. When Hot Nerd […]

Preschool petri dish.

The little hand swipes across the nose. The nose is wet and red and caked. She giggles. The hand waves. The hand grabs. The hand cups her mouth as she whispers in his ear. He laughs.  She smiles. The hand “high fives”. The hand pats his back as they hug […]