Last Day of School – Let the Summer Begin!

It’s that time of year! School is finally out for the summer. I know, I know – some of you are thinking “What the heck?! Why so late?!” it’s because in our area we don’t start school in August, we wait … Continue reading

First Grade and Sixth Grade: Complete

Here we are, the first day of July (how’d that happen?!) which means the kids have been out of school for a week-and-a-half. I know, I know – they do start later here on the Left Coast, which means school … Continue reading

Fast-Forward Button: School Year Begin/End

Out here since school starts after Labor Day (instead of the middle of August like it did in PA), the last day of school was just last week – Wednesday the 18th for Little Dude, Thursday the 19th for Princess … Continue reading

Diminishing Innocence of Youth – Still Looking for the ‘Pause’ Button

Today is Princess Nagger’s last day of school, last day of 5th Grade. Where has the time gone?! Since she is going to a school where ‘Elementary’ is Kindergarten through 6th Grade (like it was when I was a kid, … Continue reading

Smiles and Grins with 10 Things to Smile About June Edition by way of RTT Rebel

It seems another month has flown by, and here we are wrapping up June already.  Do I have anything packed yet? Pffffft!   Of course not!  Good thing I work well under pressure, or I’d be a lost cause getting everything … Continue reading

4th Grade Beginning and End

It’s that time of year – Princess Nagger wrapped up her final two hours of the school year this past Monday.  So we take a look back to see how much she’s grown in just one school year.  And again, … Continue reading

Then and Now… Ready for Summer!

Last Thursday was Princess Nagger’s last day of school.  I know, right?  Seems like yesterday she was waiting for the bus on the first day of school: Last week she was a little less frumpy being that it was the … Continue reading