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back to school

  • life

    Positive Things!

    School started! K / 4th / 6th! Drop off went well, despite traffic and a poorly-timed rainstorm. I am definitely relieved to be getting back into the regular routine. I’m not sure why I…

    August 22, 2023
  • Parenting

    Bedtime Etc!

    Bedtime Update I owe you all an update on bedtime. I don’t necessarily feel like I can close the book on this chapter, but I do feel like I can say that things have…

    August 23, 2022
  • Parenting

    Sleep & Your Comments

    JUST WOW. I can’t tell you how valuable your comments were yesterday. Even though there were differing opinions, every single one of them was valuable to me (and I hope to some of you…

    August 17, 2022
  • Travel Weekend

    HOME / Prep for Back to School

    Back! Our trip was Saturday – Saturday and the length/intensity felt right to us this time! To recap, we did: 1 day / 2 nights Universal Studios 1 day Kennedy Space Center 4 days…

    August 14, 2022
  • Travel

    5 on a Friday: Amelia Island Edition

    1- During afternoon down time (after submitting my big work project, yay!) I took a deep dive down the rabbit hole of a listener-recommended YouTube Channel: ColorCodedChaos. Her systems are somewhat similar to mine,…

    August 12, 2022
  • life Parenting Weekend

    SUNDAY report

    DONE: 6 mi long(ish) run. Felt decent despite 80F / 82% humidity. (Also a 20 min Strength for Runners class and a 20 min yoga class on the Peloton app, a ‘stack’ on Saturday.)…

    July 31, 2022
  • Parenting Weekend

    Saturday List

    Happenings: G has gymnastics. I will be bringing the other two with me to spectate. Maybe I will try to get them to do a few pages of their school packets while there. I…

    July 30, 2022
  • life

    5 on a Friday: Back to School & More

    1- Back to School was a reasonable success! G did not nap (and of course fell asleep on the way home — but only for a few minutes). Her resistance to a reasonable bedtime…

    August 20, 2021
  • life Parenting Planners

    First Day (for all 3!)

    Annabel had a lovely orientation day — she was slightly nervous but appeared more excited. I attended the last Zoom orientation session so have a bit of an idea what the year has in…

    August 18, 2021
  • Show Notes: Back To School!

    I love back to school season and greatly enjoyed recording this episode! (We are also almost ready for back to school season around here – backpacks ready, school/lunch supplies ready, uniforms set, new shoes,…

    August 9, 2021