Some things I will really miss in three years
No more sports to “cheer” loudly. I get pretty excited when I’m in game mode. Some might say, I am competitive :) In fact, my kids have told me I am not allowed to say anything anymore.
No more ten-minute check-in meetings with teachers. Even though they are brief. I love these – Feedback is a gift.
The worst part, no more carpooling. Yes, I will miss carpools. It means relinquishing the opportunity to hold my kids hostage (in the front seat) so they have to talk to me! I especially cherish carpools as they have gotten older. My youngest, Liam, knows the drill, “How was your day?” I ask. “Good,” he responds followed by an uncomfortable pause. “Wait, I know that is not good enough for you,” he quickly adds, “My day started… lunch was… and I…” That’s what I want – details and information! I will miss these times. CONTINUE READING