Tag: back to school

The Day After Labour Day

Gosh. It’s been a while. Having a baby has certainly put the brakes on this wee little blog of mine, but today feels like the right time to open up my laptop and have my fingers ┬ádo some thinking. Why, …

Birthdays and back to school

Ah, September… we meet again. For as long as I can remember, September has always held a very special place in my heart. It marks a new year full of hope and anticipation, but without the countdown or confetti. A …

That was rough

Do you ever remember the whole, “show me how we can walk safely and respectfully in the hallway” spiel which inevitably led to the “clearly we need to practice walking down the hallway and if we can’t do this quietly, …

Are you happy to be back at school?

Two little guys are unsure about this whole first grade business, and one student chose no, (even though he practically skipped up to the chalkboard sporting a GIANT grin on his face) but all in all, I’m thinking we’re in …

And in the end

The days were lounging and lazy ones; can’t-put-the-book-down ones; nap time-is-anytime ones; let’s-stay-up-late-chatting ones; how-about-we go-somewhere-fun ones; and throw-the-window-open-and-let-the-sun-in ones. Hope your holiday was grand. Here we go.