Kids, School

In Trouble

I picked Asher up from cross country the other day, and when he got in the car and I asked about his day, he said, “Um… I got in trouble today.” ???? Hmm??, I said. You did?? (concerned). (Fortunately, my boys “getting in trouble” at school is VERY rare, thankfully. They are usually always very good kids! So I was…

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Kids, Work

Remote training, writing and 14 years

3 things on my mind today: Remote Training So our new nurse data analyst started on Monday (yay!). I mentioned before she is a nurse I used to work with, so I already knew her. She’s great. I am the primary person training her, so I’ve spent a lot of time lately getting ready for her. Our department didn’t have…

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Kids, School

School, and a “kids morning routine” poll

1st Day is in the books: It was a pretty uneventful day. They seemed to have mixed feelings. Ethan seemed a bit more distraught at the idea of all the “free time with his friends” ending. They don’t have to wake up until around 7:00-7:10, which is not too far off from when they often wake up naturally. (Sometimes it…

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Kids, School

1st Day of School, 2021!!!!

It’s here! Today is the first day of school, 2021. This is earlier than usual for our kids, due to some construction being done in the district next summer that requires them to end earlier this upcoming spring. So, back to school they go. Obviously, we just got back from vacation, too, so things feel like a bit of a…

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Life, Misc.

Days of the week

The last few weeks, I have noticed that my “toughest” days of the week are Tuesday and Wednesday. Probably not surprising, I guess- I feel like this might be the case for other people, too. Mondays I tend to feel fresh, ready to get back into the routine of the week. I like Mondays. But then by Tuesday night, I…

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