Monthly Archives: August 2011

Boston part one

Our trip out to Boston was part vacation, part family reunion, part celebration. On Friday, our Cousin Emily got married – or rather she celebrated her wedding on Friday – a month prior she and her fiancee (husband) wed in Barbados where his family is from. It was a smaller celebration on the island and […]

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First Day

Today was the first day of school. We love our new teachers, we love our new school, I think it’s going to be a great year. Do you think Penny knows the drill when mom gets out the camera? First and Fourth Grade – where in the world did the time go? Big fellas gone […]

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I’m that mom

No, not the one you are thinking, but the other one. I realized this when I was hanging back last night picking up after our Ice Cream social. I had a quick moment to corner my principal and ask him if in fact the district had made a decision to cut the elementary schedule down […]

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The uncharted territory of 4H

Much of the end of June and early July was devoted to gearing up, figuring out and finishing Jon’s 4H projects. This was our first year embarking on 4H, which to some may seem silly to get all worked up about. Here’s the problem – neither Ryan, nor I ever participated in 4H. 4H can […]

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August?

I don’t know how this happened, but it has, it’s August. School starts in a little over two weeks. I have so much left to do, I’m overwhelmed. I’ve been away and unfortunately I will have to continue to take a break from writing for a while. Not that anyone reads this anymore. It gets […]

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