Major Decision and At My Wits’ End: RTT Rebel

After lots of sleepless nights and tears, we finally decided it would be in Princess Nagger’s best interest to remove her from the gifted program and return her to Gen Ed. Because the gifted classroom has both 5th and 6th … Continue reading

School Angst Solution, Line-Cutter and Funnies – Random Tuesday Thoughts Rebel

So far, (mostly) so good, in the school mode, Little Dude has only gotten in trouble twice more since last week – once for talking in class, and once for throwing sand on the playground. At least he hasn’t had … Continue reading

School Angst and Four Eyes: RTT Rebel

I have so much catching up to do, don’t I? Last week was a bust, as I had to fix my blog after the latest update from WordPress didn’t play nicely with my original theme. So I ditched the theme … Continue reading

Princess Nagger Waxes Poetic: Random Tuesday Thoughts Rebel

I survived the Testosterone Spring Break, and everyone is back on a regular schedule – almost.  Today Princess Nagger is testing into her new school district’s Gifted Program for next year – she could have avoided the testing, since she … Continue reading

First Day of School Way Out West

Our adventure continues – we finally made the cross-country trip out here, but there are lots of balls in the air we’re still juggling.  I’m just glad to have the moving part mostly over – we still have the U-Boxes … Continue reading

Non-School Snow Day and School Non-Fun

I guess I need to clarify for the benefit of Mother Nature that the ‘good’ snow I need to complete my champagne making needs to be just snow, not followed by freezing rain then warm rain.  Ahem.  We did get … Continue reading