My mom used to say “I don’t want to begin the New Year with Christmas in the house”.
Maybe she said it, maybe not, point is, I remember the New Year being Christmas-free. And honestly, I kinda like it that way. Continue reading “What goes up, must come down”
There are three points that punctuate the life of a stay-at-home parent of school-aged children, as far as I’m concerned:
- The beginning of a school year
- The end of the first term just before the Christmas break
- The end of the second term just before summer vacation
We are currently smack-deep in the second point – the end of the first term leading up to winter break, aka Christmas vacation. And just like the other two points, there is a general feeling of ‘can’t wait for it to get here’. Continue reading “Break-time, and I can’t wait for it to get here”