Author: katie potter

Time is music planets make: It’s Only A Matter of Time Before I’m Schumann (I proliferate my own insanity)

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Life

Alright, here’s a story and an insane spin-off project for you (well call it a labor of love, sounds a bit more respectable than random act of desperation). Ready for this? Here we go. In 1992 I took ballet at a little studio in Maryland, and at the end of the year we had a recital. Nearly everyone who was born in the 1980s experienced this first-hand at least once in their lives so you’d […]

Kindergarten Registration is not for the Weak: How to Make A Terrible First Impression

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Life / Ours & Theirs

Regardless of anything else that transpired in the process, my daughter is registered for kindergarten in the Fall! Wahoo! Mommy’s getting a very small portion of her life back in a few months – super exciting. The process, however, was typical – something very simple that I had to go about making as difficult as humanly possible. Seriously. All we had to do was walk in there, sign in, wait for a few minutes, meet […]

Eww

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Life / Ours & Theirs

I was super excited when my 4 year old woke up dry this morning, if for no other reason but the idea of getting to take a day off from doing laundry. Wahoo! Unfortunately, the cat decided to throw up on her sheets about 30 seconds after she got out of bed. Seriously? I can’t win.*

Finally

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Movies / TV

… ok, did you see that? The season three premiere of Code Black? It was amazing! I’ve been singing this show’s praises since it aired, and still when it almost got cancelled last year, and now they’re back and it’s amazing. Good writing is imperitive to entertaining and cohesive television… I’ve said it before. More on Code Black later.