Category Archives: school

Summer Life

Society assumes that Moms hate the day school gets out.  That may be true for others, but I love the end of the school year.  It means I don’t have to watch the clock, make sure homework gets done, check … Continue reading

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Oh, What a Day!

My dryer decided that it no longer wants to blow hot air.  Okay.  I pulled out the drying racks and put them wherever they would fit (my daughter’s room is the place of choice, but she’s home for the summer). … Continue reading

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Taken Care Of

My son is now out of welding.  It took an unanswered email, an unanswered phone message, a couple of attempts to call the counselor (he never picks up his phone), and then a visit to the school. That was interesting. … Continue reading

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A Good Start

Today I entered my closet and came out with a bag of clothing, a pair of shoes, and two pair of slippers to pitch.  I’ll admit that I took the buttons off of the shirts.  They were just too old … Continue reading

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A New Turn

Almost since we were married twenty four years ago, DH has toyed with the idea of going back to school to get his master’s degree.  Recently he looked into an on-line program and within just a couple of weeks decided … Continue reading

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Looking for Closure

I wrote a letter to send to my daughter’s former teacher, wanting to have her hear our side of everything that happened as a result of her actions with my daughter.  DH pointed out that sending this letter would lead … Continue reading

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First Time Voter, Long Time Fear

My eldest had her first vote back in August, and today was DD2’s turn to vote for the first time. This morning I was walking her through the voting process and I saw a frozen look of panic on her … Continue reading

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