OK, perhaps it's because I've had an extra glass of wine tonight, or perhaps it's because I am tired of getting these types of messages from my kids' school, but why do people HATE WORKING PARENTS???
Tonight I start reading through the materials that were sent home with my kids and I see this note from the Parent's Group from our school. It goes on to say how they need volunteers for this and that, and bemoan the fact that participation in low, and the Parent's group…Continue
I just got back from a trip to Purdue University. My sisters and I funded an endowed scholarship in memory of my mother who attended Purdue while we were growing up in West Lafayette. She was a wonderful inspiration to all of us and she was always so proud of her degree we couldn't think of a better way to honor her. (So much of an inspiration that all three of us have Purdue degrees!)
Every year my sister and I attend the scholarship award ceremony and meet the recipients.…Continue
Since Tuesday, my 10-year old DS has been on a school trip to Nature's Classroom in Mukwanago, WI. One of the chaparones sent some pictures home so I thought I would post some of them. In the first one, he's the kid on the right in the green shirt.
Here's one of him acting goofy...…