The School Dilemma

June 26, 2014 in Kindergarten - No Comments

Choosing schools for our children has always been a priority for us. Since I was an early education major in college and Troy and I were both fortunate enough to grow up with fantastic public school systems, we have done extensive research about the options in our community. I mean,…

End of Kindergarten

June 1, 2014 in Blake, Friends, Kindergarten - No Comments

Blake went ahead and graduated from Kindergarten. He has learned so much since his first day last fall. He has even grown out of his dream of being an elf that builds toys. We attended a few of his end of the year programs. First were riveting drama performances of…

Star Student Week

May 30, 2014 in Blake, Kindergarten - No Comments

The day after our chaotic weekend of hosting out-of-state family, setting up the trampoline, and celebrating Crew’s birthday and Easter, Blake was scheduled to be highlighted in Kindergarten. Instead of cleaning up all the remnants from the weekend, we spent Sunday evening whipping together his poster at the last minute….


August 29, 2013 in Back to School, Blake, Kindergarten - 1 Comment

My first baby started Kindergarten today. Choosing an elementary school has been quite the ordeal. Troy and I firmly believe in exploring our options when it comes to our children’s education. We started applying for schools last December. Blake was accepted on open permits and random lotteries to three different…