I guess that’s what kids do, whether we give them permission to do it or not.
Last night, E, my middle child, lost her very first tooth. It’s been wiggly for quite some time, but last night daddy (the official tooth-puller in our family) decided it was “ready”. Of course, mommy (the official family photographer) had to properly document this rite of passage.
Published December 24, 2007
growing up , kids , stuff
Tags: kid, loose tooth, smile
is my two front teeth. Here’s A’s new smile:
I pulled it out my self! It didn’t hurt at all.
Published August 29, 2007
back to school , changes , growing up
It’s that day in our neighborhood. The day parents are supposed to look forward to with joyous anticipation. I feel a little bittersweet about it this year. This will be our first year that A will be in our local public school. For kindergarten and first grade, we were part of a parent partnered public school program that provided classes part-time on campus, and parents taught part-time at home. While E will be doing K in that program this year, for second grade we felt that our local school would be the best choice for A. Although I am confident in the decision we made, it was hard for me to watch her go this morning.
Here she is, looking excited about heading off for school.
And off she goes: