Tag Archives: school
This morning I got up early to make my daughters’ lunches, as usual. Except that it wasn’t as usual. When my oldest came downstairs I said to her “This is the last school lunch I’m ever going to make you.” … Continue reading
All of my children were on spring break last week. Now, if your child is a high school junior, as is my oldest, there is only one thing to do on spring break: visit as many colleges as you can. … Continue reading
Somebody put some effort into making sure I knew she wanted me to order several specific items from this month’s Scholastic flyer. Not only did she use Sharpie and note her name on the back page circled items, but within … Continue reading
Three daughters. Three lunches. Three notes. Guess which one is entering finals week?
My younger daughters are much more strong-willed than my oldest. Or perhaps it’s just that being outnumbered by the two of them I don’t stand a chance. At any rate, a year or so ago I threw in the towel … Continue reading
Last week at back-to-school night my husband greeted a friend with “happy new year!” we all laughed, but I felt a little stunned too. Sometimes my husband and I are so much on the same wavelength it’s uncanny. You see, … Continue reading