Calm Amongst the Chaos

Mama of 5 seeking calm in the chaos

As much as I would LLLLLLOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVVEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE to elaborate on that previous post, I will not. Sorry. Oh but do I ever want to.

So Andi Jane tells me that she wants to go back to gymnastics and I said I think we have to wait because we really can’t afford any extras right now. That is the back story to this:

Andi: “Mom I think you should be a teacher”
Me: “I don’t think so, the kids in your class don’t even listen to me when I say they need to stop using all that glue”
Andi: “NOOOOO, I mean you should teach like 7th grade”
Me: “I really don’t think that is a good job for me hunny”

I think we are done talking about this then a couple minutes later

Andi: “So can you start teaching tomorrow?”
Me: “No hunny I didn’t go to school to be a teacher, what is this all about?”
Andi: “If you go to work being a teacher then you can make money and I can go to gymnastics again”

Bless her little heart. I wish I could find a job, I totally do, but I am fairly certain the last thing I want to be is working with 13 yr olds. God bless you middle school teachers.

One thought on “Middle School?

  1. Gotta love the honesty of children. It's priceless. Your children are absolutely gorgeous by the way!

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