First Day Jitters

It’s the first day of school for my kids, and I sent them off with smiles, and a swelling in my heart. Man, I love them so much it hurts, and love that they embrace the school thing, and for the most part, enjoy what comes along with it. Though the boys would have been happy to have an extension of summer, I think they were ready for the adventure of a new year. My girls were squealing with excitement at going back to school, they are social butterflies. I think we are all CRAVING some stability, and I’ll admit, I’ve felt my patience get much thinner the last few weeks with no structure and long summer days, and secretly anxious for the quiet time I will get while they are in school, and can love on them with gushing fervor when they are home. Here are my most favorite people on their first days of school 2015.
Duke kids 2015 first day of school

(first day of school signs)

They put up with my incessant picture taking quite well, gratefully. I was urging certain clothes for them to wear, and though the boys prefer “sports attire” I suggested it might be nice to wear something a little more for the first day. They picked out those clothes themselves at a store, so it’s not like I completely dressed them.… Continue Reading

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