Parenting a genius…. in America’s inferior school system

Our son, Spiderman, is a 5 year old genius. Seriously. This isn’t a proud parent boasting about her adorably charming kid, no, this kid is the real deal. His school tested him last year, as he entered into pre-K, and he tested at a first grade level. He was barely 4 years old. He never … More Parenting a genius…. in America’s inferior school system

Picture Day

In my mind picture day is like the holy grail for mothers. At least for this mom. I see picture day as an opportunity to show family and friends that for at least the time it takes to “say cheese” and snap a picture, my kids are clean with smiles on their faces. I go … More Picture Day

A SAHM’s rules to live by (and a little background on how I got here)

So…. SAHM. Is it a job? Isn’t it? I have always prided myself on my service to others & my job. Yes I said it, my job. Not that my resumé is littered with achievement awards (aside from some pretty cool volunteer certificates) or a super intense job such as that of a heart surgeon. … More A SAHM’s rules to live by (and a little background on how I got here)

Introduction

I’ve always disliked introductions for two reasons. One, who really wants to ramble on about themselves? And two, who really remembers what was said Either way, here we are, or rather I am. I must admit that i am still toying with how much personal information I will be divulging…. for now, here are the basics. … More Introduction