5th Grade Graduation: Parenting, School and Decision Making

Today my oldest daughter had her 5th grade graduation. Let me go on record as saying I don't believe 5th grade Graduation is a real thing. You have simply attended the school you were legally required to attend. You have made no choices academically other than following directions. 5th grade graduation is really more of … Continue reading 5th Grade Graduation: Parenting, School and Decision Making

Our Holiday Weekend: Celebrating and Starting Fresh

If last week was survival, hanging on through the final surge of the school year, this weekend was the reward. It's been a LONG spring in terms of football recruiting and solo parenting around our house. It has been filled to the brim with softball and baseball games, dance classes and church celebrations. It has … Continue reading Our Holiday Weekend: Celebrating and Starting Fresh