Oh boy. I’ve got the end of summer blues and I’ve got them bad.
Tag: summer vacation
Its summer vacation and my kids are free. They can stay up late and play all day. No homework for them and no early morning routines for us. Its been the best week ever. The only regret I have is that I’m unable to join them the week before camp starts. As I kissed my son goodbye yesterday he
The end of the school year marks the end of homework, fundraisers, special projects, student-teacher meetings, and did I mention homework. I am so thrilled that reading can be for pleasure and not a guilt-fueled race to get a specific amount of time in each evening. Now that the stress of summer vacation is over, we
Helloooo June! The school year is all but over, summer vacation is at my doorstep, and baby girl is finally figuring out the whole sun/outdoors thing. This summer is going to be a special one, full of firsts. Baby’s first trip to the beach, first outdoor concert, first sundress, first splashes in the kiddie pool.
Cape Cod is… Seashell hunting on long marshy beaches. Wave jumping, sunshine, sandcastles and living in your bathing suit. Boat rides, whales, sunset cruises, kayaking and miles of ocean to explore. Baseball games, trolley rides, mini golf, window shopping, and enough ice cream to spoil your dinners for a week straight. Hiking, biking, climbing, running,
Since before my husband and I were married, I had the privilege of accompanying him and his family on their annual summer vacations in Maine. Now, the tradition continues with our two kids. We’re leaving soon (in less than 48 hours…not that I’m counting) and although I’m practically ripping my hair out trying to get everything
Well, today is the last day of the school year! Summer vacation begins precisely at 12:45pm – sleeping in, unstructured days, trips to the pool and the beach, backyard exploring, roadside lemonade stands….woo-hoo!! Who am I kidding? I work. And because I work, “A” goes to camp – multiple weeks of camp, actually, that need