Kids Throw The Best (Accidental) Shade
Daily Life | Sassy, Snarky, & Sarcastic Parenting Humor | school

Kids Throw The Best (Accidental) Shade

Kids are the best accidental shame-throwers. This delightful little writing excerpt came home from Kid 1’s school today and he has accurately described my homemaking skills to his teacher (And to me. And now, to the world). The word “disaster” is an accurate assessment of the house for 90ish% of the day. There is (sometimes)…

The Best Lunchbox for Kindergarten and Early Elementary School (Hands Down!)
school | Simple & Sensible "Super Mom" / "Super Teacher" Ideas

The Best Lunchbox for Kindergarten and Early Elementary School (Hands Down!)

Finding the perfect lunchbox for kindergarten or early elementary school can be a challenge. Let me save you some time and recommend my all-time favorite lunchbox: the Yumbox. Whether you’re looking for a new lunchbox for kindergarten as part of your Back to School shopping or you’re looking to replace an existing lunchbox for an…

Why Is My Kid Always Sick? Because Kids Are Disgusting!
Daily Life | Sassy, Snarky, & Sarcastic Parenting Humor | school

Why Is My Kid Always Sick? Because Kids Are Disgusting!

“Why is your kid always sick?” This is the question my neighbor asked at the bus stop, after hearing that one of my kids was home sick (again). At the time, I simply shrugged and then shrugged it off, but a few days later, when one of my kids came down with yet another illness,…

Back to School: 6 Hilarious Tips To Survive The First Month With Your Sanity (And Sense Of Humor) Intact
motherhood | Sassy, Snarky, & Sarcastic Parenting Humor | school | survival

Back to School: 6 Hilarious Tips To Survive The First Month With Your Sanity (And Sense Of Humor) Intact

Between preschool and elementary school, as of this school year, I will have about seven years of Back to School experience as a parent. However, I’ve also taught high school for a decade, so Back to School (and Back to School survival) is basically my native tongue. I’ve already professed my undying love and appreciation…

School Daze: School is Hard Work (for Parents!)
Sassy, Snarky, & Sarcastic Parenting Humor | school

School Daze: School is Hard Work (for Parents!)

Today is the last day of school for one of my sons (apparently…. read through to the end for more on this. My bad). In that spirit, I decided that parental school-suffering and teacher appreciation would be as good a topic as any for today’s post. Given my background and stage of life, it’s probably…