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Tad Finishes Middle School

Thursday, June 18th, 2020

I’m not crying.  I’M NOT CRYING. But yeah, this is an emotional day.  Tad was supremely nervous when he started middle school.  Three years later, there is no party, or assembly ceremony, or anything but a banner in a local park, a certificate, and some cupcakes.  He doesn’t even have a yearbook yet. Still, Tad […]



Thumper Finds Himself

Wednesday, June 17th, 2020

… in the school yearbook, anyway. All of the kids have had to drop off or pick up materials at their respective schools over the last couple of days.  Rerun had one class library book to drop off, Tad had a couple of library books to drop off, and Ane dropped off textbooks.  Neither Ane […]



The Final Sprint

Tuesday, June 16th, 2020

We’re in the home stretch, people!!! The number of days of school left can be counted on ONE hand.  We are now just trying to finish up the last projects that are due. For Ane, that means a video in Japanese and the English paper that she did yesterday. For Tad, that means uploading his […]



Rerun Lifts

Monday, June 15th, 2020

“Mom, I need hand weights for my PE lesson!” At least he’s enthusiastic about his specialist (library, music, PE) lessons…