Navigating Your Kids

Experiences and perspective on the School Years

May 10, 2015
by Frances

The Cost of Motherhood

They say that you ‘pay for your raising’.  Mine was expensive on many levels.  In reflecting on my mother and my ‘raising’, I am just now starting to realize what this little phrase means, and realize that I probably still … Continue reading

January 31, 2014
by Frances

Introduction: The Best and Worst Years of Your Lives

You have just left your firstborn with the kindergarten teacher on the first day of school.  You are nervous and tearful and had a hard time turning to go back out to the parking lot.  The principal was there, reassuring … Continue reading