Labor Day weekend has come and gone and with it, the end of another iconic pastime in Central New York, the Great New York State Fair.
It’s the second week of September and the transition from late summer to early fall is setting in. We’re all back to school – me teaching two classes, my husband in a full-time graduate program, the girls back to first and fifth grades and Christopher in daycare for the first time. Last week was aContinue reading “Back to School Transitions”
I haven’t posted since early last week because I’ve been a tiny bit stressed out. In addition to school starting again (for me, not the kids yet!), I’ve been dealing with a new car issue. It’s the worst. I purchased a 2016 Kia Sorento from Fucillo Kia of Clay in May and Aug. 15 it startedContinue reading “Sour Grapes (or Lemons)”
The last 24 hours have been about waiting. Me waiting for my kids to return from their dad’s after 10 long days…Maria waiting for the night to be over and the first day of school to begin… and both of us waiting for the bus. It was Maria’s first time on the school bus evenContinue reading “First Day of First Grade”
Several months ago I rediscovered yoga. Although I am not flexible at all, despite my small frame, and it’s challenging to do the poses, yoga makes me feel invincible. In fact, I feel 10 times taller when I am done with a session. I usually do 20 to 30 minutes at a time and IContinue reading “A Time to Start Anew”