Tagged with imperfection

Teachers: Say “I’m Sorry” When You Screw Up

Last night Alexandra (my 5 1/2 year old daughter) threw a tantrum right before bed. It was over something stupid–a horse stuffed animal–and on a scale of 1-5, I would give this tantrum a 4. It was a good one. Kicking, full throat screaming, hitting, thrashing, crying. . .the whole nine yards. After we finally … Continue reading

Disclaimer to All

Dear anyone who reads this blog, I decided to start this blog to force myself to write what I know. My writing is not perfect, and it has taken me YEARS for me to make peace with that. It has taken a long, long time to summon the courage to write, to feel like I … Continue reading