Category: School

My kids' priorities may not be the same as mine, and that's okay! 2

My kids’ priorities

“Do you need me to hook my computer up to the printer?” I asked my son. “Yes, thanks.” “Okay, will do.” I breathed a silent sigh of relief. I had been awake since before...

My son lost his class ring just two days after he got it! 0

The class ring ceremony

I wanted to write this post about my son’s class ring ceremony last week, but then he lost his class ring and my bubble was burst. He lost it just two days after he got...

How to get your high school student ready for college visits 2

College visits: get your high school student ready

I’ve been nudging Oldest for a couple of months now about college. Time to think about college, time to make sure you’re pursuing activities that are attractive to college admissions boards, time to think...

Pajama Night 0

Pajama Night

I sat down on the edge of my oldest’s bed. He had fallen asleep in front of a movie in his room, the theme song snippet playing in an endless loop. It was 6:30...

First things first 0

First things first

One of my sons had chosen to take a nap after school before dragging himself to football practice. By the time he got home and showered, it was already 8:30 p.m. when he was...

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