F is for Fail

You know those days when you feel like you have it all under control? The other day, I managed a routine hospital visit with one of my children. I listened to another speak at her school assembly and I gave my homeschooler a test. Laundry was underway, party favors were bought for the upcoming birthday. I was […]

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Right now I’m feeling an emotion somewhere between facing eternal summer and year round school. We have decided to homeschool Sam. So every morning I will have a child at home = eternal summer. And every morning I am now a teacher for a class of one = year round school. I’m excited, nervous, scared, […]

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The Longest First Day of School

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Two weeks ago Ellie, Lia, and Grace started school. The summer was too short and went by much too quickly. Sam was still at the National Boy Scout Jamboree in West Virginia, so he missed the first week of school. He started back last Monday. Levi’s school didn’t start until today. My children go to […]

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