My son is a kindergartner, he sits on a bench and waits for me to walk through the doors to pick him up after school. I assume this is the safest option at his age since the older children are allowed to leave on their own after the school bell rings. Some days I go… Continue reading School Pick Up
My name is Katie Otteson and I live in Miller, South Dakota. I am a stay at home mom of two young children, Hans (age 5) and Gwen (age 3). My husband, Collin, of 8 years is the band director in the Miller school district. I have belonged to TOPs chapter SD #385 for… Continue reading TOPs Speech
I am beaming with pride for Hans tonight! He performed his first recreational dance showcase at a local basketball game during halftime. I was worried that he might be shy or refuse to get in front of the crowd but he went out onto the court and gave it all he had! The performance was… Continue reading Hans’ First Dance Performance!
Wednesday, November 1st: Collin is home sick today, miserable in bed. Thursday, November 2nd: After Gwen and I dropped Hans off at school we ran errands and visited dad at school. Friday, November 3rd: Today I had the honor of snuggling with a beautiful baby doll named Emilia Hopkins while the Hopkins had a nice… Continue reading A Sentence A Day for November // 2017