Tag Archives: first grade

My Lil’ Ladies Man

So my son informed me last night that he’s got himself a new girlfriend.  And I have to be honest with you, I was a little shocked.  Since almost day one of first grade, he’s claimed only one girl in … Continue reading

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My Kids Have A Dream

     Today is a day in which we remember the late, great Martin Luther King, Jr..  Dr. King’s message was simple — we should all have equal rights, regardless of the color of our skin.  What a tragedy that … Continue reading

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Sing A Song

          My kids finally had their big first grade music show this past Wednesday at school.  I’d been hearing about this thing for weeks, and to be quite honest with you, I really had no clue what to even … Continue reading

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Chew On This

          Trying to get my son to keep his hands or his clothing out of his mouth is like trying to keep a man from touching his johnson.  It’s a constant uphill battle that I don’t seem … Continue reading

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Cha-Ching!

           They always say that you don’t see yourself the same way that others do, but do I look like a friggin’ ATM machine to you?  I don’t have a drive-thru lane, I don’t require a pin … Continue reading

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Not Ready to Fly

           I really don’t think I could ever be a mama bird.  I could just never see myself pushing my kids out of the nest whether they’re ready to fly or not. How do those women live … Continue reading

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Sleeping With The Enemy

     You know how satisfying it is to collapse into your comfy, cozy bed after a long, hard week of chasing around little people here and there and everywhere?  You know how much you savor each and every second … Continue reading

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The Meet and Greet

     Today was the Meet & Greet with all the teachers at school, and my kids were totally psyched about meeting their mysterious new first grade teachers. I wondered if they’d even go to sleep last night from all … Continue reading

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Back To School

           When the packets with the class lists first came in the mail, I got a big lump in my throat.  And when I read through all the welcome information from the teachers, I thought I might … Continue reading

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Crappy Kids' Clothes

           Every time I go shopping for the kids’ back to school clothes, I come home aggravated and disgusted.  Everything out there is either the wrong size, way too freaking expensive, slutty-looking, very cheaply made, or just … Continue reading

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