As a public school child in the 70’s, my Valentine’s Day often ended in tears. I remember digging into my optimistically large brown paper bag in first grade to find only three envelopes, even though my mother had insisted I fill out mass-produced cards for every child in my class. “No one likes me!” I […]
Last week I returned to work full time after six years of part-time employment (and full time parenting, of course.) I’ve spent most of my waking hours in meetings and setting up my classroom in anticipation of the first day of school. Tomorrow. I haven’t been blogging much because, well, I just haven’t been home much.
I look forward to blogging about this new direction, in which most of my time is spent providing a Jewish education to other people’s children, instead of my own (although in fact, my daughter Ella will my student this year!) But for now, the most important thing is to get a good night sleep.