Monthly Archives: September, 2015

Stop the presses!

Well, something amazing happened this week.  Linlee – Linlee who has taken the same cold lunch to school every day since Kindergarten – opted for hot lunch.  You could have knocked me over with a feather.  She observed Holly checking the lunch menu each morning to see her choices.  (Holly only chooses hot lunch these …

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Updates

The girls are both still enjoying their new school.  Holly has been as thrilled about week #2 as she was about week #1.  I have to admit that I’m not too impressed with the new school yet, but it’s only September.  I will give the school and teachers time to work out the kinks before I cast judgement.  Linlee’s …

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Learning Curve

 Mornings are nippy, so the girls are already wearing their jackets to the bus.  Here comes fall!  We’ve learned several things this first week of both girls going to school.  First we learned that I cannot leave the house for ten minutes expecting that Linlee will get her socks and shoes on as asked.  Now …

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School Updates

Both girls are doing great!  I’ll start with Linlee…  As I write this, I am on edge waiting for the school to call and tell me that I need to bring socks for Linlee to wear.  It was our first rough morning.  Holly’s bus arrives down the street five minutes before Linlee’s bus arrives at …

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First Day of Kindergarten Finally Arrives!

This wait was harder than Christmas for my enthusiastic little scholar.  Watching the big kids get on the bus last week was tough.  On Friday, Holly even leaned her head against me and began to cry as the bus pulled away.  Today is finally her day to shine!  This morning from the time she woke up …

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Too many tangles…

Equals one, short haircut!

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First Day of 5th Grade

   I feel like I just threw my precious girl to the wolves.  I swear if I didn’t have Holly, I would shadow Linlee’s entire day today.  However, I do have Holly and I’m going to have to trust that the special ed team at Linlee’s new school will care for her as well as …

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Ten years ago…

We saw this little person for the first time.  What a joyful day that was! We love you Linlee Kate!

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