Category Archives: Kindergarden

Haircut

A few weeks ago, O and I come home from summer camp. She is miraculously doing something on her own in her bedroom, while I fuss around the kitchen making dinner. A few minutes later, O comes in and declares: … Continue reading

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I Hate You, Earth Day!

Yes, yes! You can tell me what a horrible person I am. Why don’t I care for the earth! Do you even recycle?? I know, blah blah BLAH!  You too would hate Earth Day, when your whole weekend was spent … Continue reading

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No Little Prodigy for Us

Over the weekend, we found out the results of the Gifted and Talented test. And according to the New York City Department of Education, O is not a genius. Far from it, maybe an idiot savant. The score wasn’t even … Continue reading

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V-Day Is Coming Up

I don’t want to leave it to the last-minute. So any ideas for crafty presents for the kids at O’s school?? Last year I made the heart pops.  Cute! This year I need something else. I was thinking of cupcakes, … Continue reading

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Stomping Off

On Monday night, O was getting ready for bed, and she said to me. Mommy, I’m sick. My nose is runny. And I have a cough. (She gave a weaky cough.) Me: Well go to sleep and then in the … Continue reading

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Student of the Momth

O is many things: Stubborn, funny, chatty, annoying, and also ambitious.  At the beginning of the school year, she had a bit of a problem adjusting to Pre-K rules. New teachers. Some of her friends are younger so they didn’t … Continue reading

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Kindergarden and Other Crazy Stories

In case you are not privileged enough to find your way through the labyrinth that is called the New York City Public School System, consider yourself lucky.  In a complete panic over O’s future education, I began researching alternatives two years ago. Yes, she … Continue reading

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