Kathy de la Garza Ortbals is a stay at home mother of two boys living in St. Louis, Missouri with her husband. She has a License Masters of Social Work, LMSW - currently not in use, enjoys volunteering at the temple her and her family are members of, as well as attending Torah and Jewish Education classes.
Our son’s last day of Jewish preschool has come and gone, and there are still times I cry, but not for the reasons you may think.
I wasn’t one of those moms posting on Facebook about my…son’s first day at preschool and my overflowing tears and anxieties. We took a picture of him outside with his backpack--which was posted on Facebook--and drove on, knowing he was going to have a great time. This mom wasn’t sad or worried, not one bit. Deciding to send our son to preschool was fueled by… >> Read More