Category Archives: School Years

A Little Hometown Celebration

Summer is in full swing here, though we have not had a lot of hot, sunny days.  Rain, rain, rain and more rain. All that moisture has made everything very green, which I love. We were also fortunate to have … Continue reading

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Starting School

School started today. The girls shared a quiet breakfast before heading off to their respective schools. Starting 8th grade, she wasn’t exactly thrilled with the annual first day photo. But at least I got it. It was a little easier … Continue reading

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Field Day

Elementary school had field day today. My youngest and her class had a really good time.

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I Heart Science

My daughter has been asking for and taking supplies to school all week long. A meat thermometer, a box of plastic wrap and a box of tin foil, a baggie of marshmallows. “For our science project,” was her only reply. … Continue reading

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Proud Mama

Last night, my oldest daughter was among those honored at her school’s academic awards night. There’s not enough words to express how proud I am of her for all her hard work and dedication this year. Congratulations, kiddo! You’re awesome! … Continue reading

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Transformed

Spent the morning at my daughter’s middle school for the start of teacher appreciation week. With just a few props, the transformation.

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Today’s Work

This week’s NowYou 52 of You assignment is work. Capture ourselves in the context of our work. Today’s work was child retrieval. (Worry not, I was parked in the lot when I made the first shot.)

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After the Storm

The snow didn’t last too long. Just long enough for a snow day.

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Support Middle School STEM Grant

Every weekday my oldest daughter trots across the street and through the field to school. Though she has had her learning challenges, she is an A student in Math and Science, something I am thrilled to be able to share. … Continue reading

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Yesterday and Today

Still battling with the congestion and coughing. It wore me out yesterday But not before we tackled the homework. Today I got over to the school for some volunteer time, but that wore me out pretty good. Had to come … Continue reading

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