Back to School!
2nd grade and 5th grade! Yikes!
I remember 5th grade so clearly. Mr. Foster, Mrs. Gatti, and Mrs. Crocker. It was the year I learned about cuss words and teachers that spit and band. Ah…middle school. :) So grateful that 5th grade is still elementary school [...]
Here’s what I know:
School starts in 4 days! The 7-year-old thinks he knows it all. The 7-year-old doesn’t know it all, but is excellent with a check-list. The 10-year-old is too cool for check-lists. Too bad for the 10-year-old. I will be writing “Clean Teeth” in one of our blanks because if it [...]
swimming summer league, swimming Damon McCoy, VBS, Cub-Scout traveling camp, road trip #1, church camp, golf camp, Louisiana State Long Course championships, trips to the grandparents, road trip #2, Cub Scout twi-light camp, water park, school uniform shopping… One of these is not like the other! Humph!
School starts in 11 days. 11 days!! [...]
Are mornings at your house crazy?
Mine are. Seriously crazy.
This summer I’ve scoured the internet looking for helpful tips for organizing, cleaning, etc. And what have I learned? Routines, routines, routines!
I’ve spent the past month saying the same thing every morning:
Go make your bed, get dressed, pick [...]
School starts back on August 18th. That’s only 22 more days! This summer, I’ve worked with my 2 to create a morning routine that should cut down on the chores and craziness. Basically, before they come out of their rooms in the morning (except to run to the bathroom), I ask that they: Make their [...]
(If you follow my blog for the sewing, today’s vest is Simplicity 2443. I’ll get the review up in the next few days.)