In the trenches of my daughter’s infancy, I dreamed about the independence of kindergarten. Fast forward five years later, kindergarten snuck up on me. I began having nightmares about her being lost in the classroom, middle school, mean girls and more mean girls. Terrified, anxious, and unsure were words that described my emotional state. You can read about it here.
Luckily, there is a happy ending to this story, my daughter loves kindergarten. This Thanksgiving I am thankful for her amazing kindergarten teacher who eased my worries . Please check out my “Thank You Note” to her over on the Huffington Post.