The Glorious Train Wreck Mom

This is a safe space for all train wrecks. Except here, we don't give you a puppy and a latte. We give you sarcasm and humor.

A – Alarms. Start setting them a week before school starts. It makes the transition from summer to school easier. B – Backpacks. Even if you have to wear a uniform, your backpack can help showcase your personality. C – Class. Don’t skip it. Go and actually try to learn something. D – Diploma. That’s …

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Your health is more important than their attendance numbers. Remember that it is OK to ask for help, to take break’s, to breathe freely. Question everything. Always be nice to the weird kid Be the best you you can be. đź’ś Stand for something or you will fall for anything. Remember you’re there to educate …

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Click here to see cool thermoses for school Dear Bunny, You start high school in 16 days. I am excited and worried and happy and scared for you. I know you’re worried about where your classes are and which staircase to take and if you youll remember your books and teachers’ names. I’ll probably look …

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It’s been back to school season here in Jomo since July 5th. Thanks, Wal-Mart. And the lists just came out about a week ago. Have you seen these lists? Holy cow! If you have more than one kid, you need to take out a loan just to get them in the door. It’s not even …

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Dear high school me, You’re strange and weird and a little awkward. Your hair is a little frizzy and crazy and your clothes don’t quite fit in or right. Guess what? In twenty five years, none of that will matter. In fact, it won’t matter on June 23, 1995 either. The only people that matters …

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Us. A year ago. Things are different now. Hair. Height. Jobs. People who live with us. Mental health. But one thing that has never changed is my love for this kid. Kid. That’s funny. Technically, she’s still a kid. And she does some kid things like watch goofy things, forget to do the dishes, and …

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Spider web painting This involves real webs. It’s a great way to teach kids about the difference in spiders and their webs. That’s because each spider has a different kind of web for its needs, funnel webs, trap doors, and such. That’s how they’re classified, too, by the types of webs they spin. How cool is that? …

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Dear high school me, You’re strange and weird and a little awkward. Your hair is a little frizzy and crazy and your clothes don’t quite fit in or right. Guess what? In twenty five years, none of that will matter. In fact, it won’t matter on June 23, 1995 either. The only people that matters …

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