losing grip

These days, it feels like I’m losing my grip. Sometimes I don’t see her until night time, bed time, just enough time to say goodnight. In the mornings, she’s got zero period, so she’s out the door before sometimes I’m out of bed. Her math...

A First: Paying Her Way

At the last minute yesterday, after I completed a 4 mile run from Forbes Mill to the Dam, and after assessing the uncongested condition of southbound highway 17 through LG, we decided to head over the hill and spend the day at the boardwalk.<br />n<br...

Cell Phone Friday

Today was Cell Phone Friday at UMS. You can read more about in the principle’s posts <a href=”http://principaldays.blogspot.com/2015/05/cell-phone-friday.html” title=”cell phone friday”>here</a> and <a...

First Dance – 2

The first dance starts in just a half hour! I’m sure all the girls are excited!<br />n<br />nHere is the text from the school announcement:<br />n<em>The sixth grade dance is today. The dance will begin at 4:00 pm, and end at 6:00 pm....

First Dance

Our sixth grade girl has her first dance coming up at school. It’s this Friday, from 4 to 6pm. She has to buy tickets, they are less expensive if she buys them early, and gets a discount if she shows her ASB card, all that good middle school stuff. It’s...