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Jack, You started kindergarten last week, and it’s both wild and normal. Wild because HOW are you old enough to be in elementary school? And normal because, like I say all the time, haven’t you just always been here with me? Of course it’s time for you to start kindergarten! Once again, we’re starting a […]

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Letters to Jack: Kindergarten.

Jack, I always imagine you reading these when you’re much older, so I will go ahead and be honest with you here: I had no idea Pre-K graduations were a thing. But I’m so glad they are, because this year totally deserves to be celebrated. You haven’t had a normal preschool experience. You started and […]

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Letters to Jack: Pre-K Graduation.

Jack, A week ago today, you woke up and were FIVE! I feel split down the middle. . .on one hand, of COURSE you’re five! Haven’t you always been with me?! On the other hand, HOW are you five? I swear it was just a few days ago that a doctor handed you to me, […]

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Letters to Jack: F I V E.

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