Monday motherhood: I could never be a teacher so home schooling is out of the question

Mostly, it’s because I don’t like kids enough (mine or anyone else’s) to want to spend that much time with them.  Also, there’s my secret life.  Another reason?  No matter what age the child, I forget that they weren’t born with certain knowledge, like how to make their beds or the distinction between baking powder and baking soda.  (What is the difference?  And why do certain recipes require both?  I bet home-schooled kids know.) I’m coaching Miss T’s soccer team this season and I say things … [Read more...]