If My Kids School Gave Me A Report Card
FBF: The Truth?
Why I Didn’t Move My Child Into Kindergarten

Too Cool For School

He does it again! About a year ago this school Principal in Rhode Island created a snow day video cancelling classes by creating a parody video to "Let It Go". This week, he's done it again to Adele's song "Hello". Since when did principals become so cool? Why weren't any of my school principals or teachers for that matter this cool? Maybe they were, it just wasn't "appropriate" to share this side of their personalities, so kudos to Matt Glendinning for being so … [Read more...]

If My Kids School Gave Me A Report Card

If my children’s school were to give me a report card based on what they see and know of me it would be a disgrace. It’s not for lack of trying, I am certain I would get an A+ for effort, it’s just I am more times than not a dishevelled mess when it comes to all things school. Being on Time : I try my hardest, well most days I do but no matter how much night before planning I do, I cannot get the kids in the car and off to school on time. Yes, there is the incessant tidying I am always … [Read more...]

FBF: The Truth?

  Do you use your kids as excuses? Admittedly, I do. It was funny to look back at a post I wrote five years ago with the actual lies excuses I used to literally throw my kids under the bus. Truth? I still use them now. Enjoy! … [Read more...]

Why I Didn’t Move My Child Into Kindergarten

This month The Boss Man was supposed to move into “kindergarten”. I say that because in our school, although he is not four years old yet, they group children from ages 3-5 into the Pre-K, Junior K, and Senior K classes all together. If it sounds confusing, it is, trust me. His teacher has always been very agreeable and understanding with everything, but of course she was curious as to why we would not move him on. To this I had a number of reasons, mostly selfish but all in all made enough … [Read more...]