Category Archives: school

Exploring Our New Middle School

September 3rd 2019   I have a Back-to-School Parent Trick I will gift you here.  It is a passport to the inside of your child’s classroom.  Better than flowers, or a gift card or a…  [shudders] mug.  For the mere price of … Continue reading

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Back to School 2019: 3rd Grade, 6th Grade & Chef!

Tuesday, September 3rd 2019     Q:  Whatever would I do without them for a few short hours in the first time in months? A:  Numerous tasks around the schools, some refined back to school sourcing of needed items, and … Continue reading

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Floating CJ Heads

Monday, September 2nd 2019 Waiting to rinse my daughter’s hair during her post-camping, back-to-school bath, and what do I see? Never a dull moment. #Kids

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ClaraJane’s BDay Sleepover (!!)

Weekend of July 13th-14th 2019   What an absolute honor and delight hosting these three extraordinary young ladies.  Even if they did wake up and restart the party at… 3am.  At least they let me sleep until… 5:53am.   2019-07-13&14 … Continue reading

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Gavin’s 5th Grade Moving On Day

Thursday, June 13th 2019 2019-06-13 Gavin’s 5th Grade Moving On Day [2:03]:                     ♥

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USA Trip by Gavin & Naveen

June 2019 OMG here is Gavin & Naveen’s final project for 5th grade; a virtual cross country trip around the USA.  Enjoy!   2019-06 USA Trip by Gavin & Naveen [4:40 +2 random mins of music]:   Here’s more about … Continue reading

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Mom & ClaraJane Present BUNNIES

Tuesday, June 4th 2019       Then on Friday ClaraJane had me bring the buns again for Show & Tell with her own classmates. 2019-06-07 ClaraJane’s Fluff & Nutter Show & Tell [0:48]:   ♥

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