Household, Kids, Productivity, School

An easy day vs hard day: parenting edition

Yesterday was the first "real" day of school, I would say. First day with regular schedule, academics, etc. It went fine. Overall, it was all fine. The biggest issue is that I already feel exhausted from just being "on" all the time. The easiest days by far of having kids home with me while I work… Continue reading An easy day vs hard day: parenting edition

COVID, Kids, School

U-rah-rah, it’s the first day of school

Hold onto your hats, folks, it's another school year. Today marks the official first day, though as I've already shared, we'll be starting back up virtually. I think these first couple of days will start out slow and mostly be getting their feet wet with the new virtual schedule and system.Over the past two days, the… Continue reading U-rah-rah, it’s the first day of school

COVID, School, Work

A Random Thursday: Work Worries, a new School Schedule and Lemon Bars

The last few days have felt pretty manageable. There hasn't been a lot of real significance to report, but overall I feel like this week has been going relatively smoothly. No big issues on the school front, no big issues on the home front. The only "issue" would be on the work front, which I… Continue reading A Random Thursday: Work Worries, a new School Schedule and Lemon Bars

COVID, Family Fun, Friday 5, School

“We gotta get out of this place…” 🎵🎵

It's Day 25 in "lock down" for us today. Yesterday afternoon we got the news that our "Safer at Home" restrictions have been extended through at least May 26 and school has officially been cancelled now through the end of the school year. 😞 We all knew this was a real possibility, but of course we… Continue reading “We gotta get out of this place…” 🎵🎵