DCPS Will Land Me in an Early Grave

September 10, 2018

Things I don’t have time for: another school committee. Things this idiot just volunteered for: another school committee. When I heard the history of said committee, I felt like I couldn’t not help. I shared my interpretation of how DC Public Schools work (or rather, don’t work) with a parent of older children.  They congratulated […]

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School, Corgis & Realtoring ~ Hitting Snags

September 06, 2018

I’ll start with the good. M: Mommy, when we say the Pledge of Allegiance at school, the Principal makes everyone wearing a hood take off their hood. Why? DCREM: Because it’s a sign of respect, and the Principal is right, people should take off their hats. M: Then we sing the National Anthem. I’m not […]

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It Was a Rough First Week of School

It Was a Rough First Week of School

August 26, 2018

Real Estate Dad: You need to give up on this school stuff. Me: It’s only been a couple days! Real Estate Dad: I know, and it’s driving you crazy. Me: You said I’m not paying enough attention to the kids so I get involved in their school, join a committee and become a class mom […]

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