Last Day of School

Date June 3, 2011

The last day of school for the kids was last Friday. I’m a week late on getting anything post on that front because Julie celebrated our 17th anniversary that weekend by leaving me with the kids and going to her mom’s. It all worked out, though, as she did ultimately come back home late Monday […]

Back to School (and Starting School)

Date August 30, 2010

We’re officially one week into the 2010-11 school year! Benton’s in 6th grade, so he’s now officially in middle school (although he started his day at the middle school all year last year for math class), Carson is in 3rd grade…and at a new school (a remnant of goofy school assignments when we first moved […]

Alana’s First Day of School

Date September 19, 2008

In July, Alana got to go to camp, and she thoroughly enjoyed it. As it worked out, she is now going to “school” at the same place on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9:30 to 1:00. Her official “first day of school” pictures: And…Julie took her first step towards empty-nesterness: For more “first day of […]

Back to School and to School in Ohio

Date September 3, 2007

I’ve got plenty of catching up to do. Benton started school (3rd grade) last Monday. Due to various bus route snafus, he only rode the bus 2 out of 5 days, but we’re hoping for smoother sailing going forward. Carson didn’t start kindergarten until Wednesday. He goes in the afternoons, so the bus does not […]