Parenting · School

Nailed It: Our 30 Minute Morning Routine

I know 30 minutes, that is hardly any time. But when the bus comes at 7:30 a.m., I want my son to get as much sleep as possible so I let him sleep til the last minute. We make it work because I was tired of chaotic mornings, so now we have a strict morning… Continue reading Nailed It: Our 30 Minute Morning Routine

Kindergarten · Parenting · School

Congratulations to My Kindergartner

This year was our first year having a kindergartner. I am extremely proud of my son for accomplishing so much during his first year of elementary school — from learning to read to no longer writing his name backwards. Today he brought home a kindergarten book with memorable things from throughout the year — and… Continue reading Congratulations to My Kindergartner

Parenting · School

How Our First Day of Kindergarten Really Went

Year after year, I see on social media how wonderful and perfect the first day of kindergarten goes. It is so fun seeing all these kids in their fresh new clothes, shiny kicks, and crisp backpacks. There are lots of emotions from parents because it is hard to let go and move onto the next… Continue reading How Our First Day of Kindergarten Really Went