I could not resist sharing. MC got to pick this up today. I knew he'd be graduating with honors, but we weren't certain which ones. I'm the incredibly, incandescently proud parent of a Summa Cum Laude grad!!! Excuse me while I dab the tears of joy over this phenomenal young man.
The day after we get updated information about the plans for holding BG's recital this year, Hubby gets notified that he will be working from home through the summer. Only critical infrastructure employees will be allowed back in the office. Hearing that Hubby is going to be allowed to work from home for at least… Continue reading Celebrations, Events, And Hard Decisions
Today is MC's official last day of high school, the end of a huge phase of his life up until now. Under normal circumstances, it would feel like a big, sharp end with him having done all the normal things that would lead up to this moment. The district would normally have the students wear… Continue reading White Iris & MC Day
This is MC's last official week of high school. Most of his classes are already done and he has very little work left. He will have an AP final later in the month, but that was always set for that date. It will just be an online version instead. That's because he is finishing out… Continue reading Stretching The Creativity
I was absolutely shocked when I went to check on my flowers this morning and found my daffodils still hanging in there. After having well over half of the days in April hit below freezing temps, I was stunned I had anything still looking good and working towards blooming. Sadly, of the last 4, two… Continue reading Making It Through
We dipped below freezing again last night. Figures it would come a day after we hit a record high temperature. Welcome to spring in the mid-west. These still look good, but they sure felt a little limp, so I don't know if the tiny buds that are waiting to get bigger and open (do they… Continue reading Bleeding Hearts