Thursday, June 25, 2015

Last Day Of School


I know it's silly to repeat it but really I love these 2 crazy kids. I hope beyond hope that as I learn to live a happier, more peaceful life that I teach them to do the same. I was driving home yesterday and said you know what I want you to love being out in nature like I do. You maybe don't right now but I am sacrificing part of my life to be able to spend it with you. That means you will need to do something I like to do. No complaining because I know you will love it too once you give it a chance. It is tough to take kids who like TV and video games and make them understand the beauty of finding a random flower in the woods or the chance time when the color of the ocean exactly matches the color of the sky so it appears to go on forever but I will keep trying.
So yes I will buy tickets to the movies as long as we can go to the drive-in and see the stars while we are doing it.
I will pay for a cabin instead of a tent when we camp as long as we can hike and see waterfalls.
I will search for the books so we can all cram into Olivia's bed together and read the books from your Summer reading list.
I have dreams for a fun Summer, an epic Summer actually but I hope cautiously. We will do the best we can with an upside down schedule. The most important part is that we can do it together.
This afternoon was a perfect beginning. The weather was absolutely amazing and it seemed every kid we knew was there. Happy Mama's everywhere.
Welcome Summer!





No comments:

Race Results

09/07/07 Main Street Mile 11:44
05/18/08 YPD 5k 52:57 17:05
06/14/08 Walpole Village 5K 35:27 11:26
06/21/08 Mashpee Fun Run 34:21 11:05
07/19/08 Mashpee Woodlands 36.49 11:52
08/10/08 Falmouth Road Race 1:29:31
08/25/08 Women Running Wild 35:40 11:30
10/25/08 Mashpee Firefighters 37:47 12:10
05/02/09 Cape Abilities 5K 34:59 11:17
05/17/09 YPD 5K 36:41 11:50
08/09/09 Falmouth Road Race 7mi 1:37
10/31/09 Mashpee Firefighters 5K 37:15 12:00
09/11/11 Main Street Mile 12:31
10/29/11 Screech to the Beach 5K 39.13 12:20
08/12/12 Falmouth Road Race 1:34:24 13:29
05/18/14 YPD 5k 44.25 14:17
06/1/14 June Jog 4mi 1:04 16:00
08/17/14 Falmouth Road Race 1:42:04 14:35
09/27/14 Girly Girl 5K 37:24 12:02
10/26/14 Pell Bridge Run 4mi 48:41 12:10
11/27/14 Turkey Trot in VA 5K 35:22 11:23
12/06/14 Jingle Jog 5K 34:42 11:11
03/29/15 Thomas Guinta Memorial 5K 34:14 11:03
04/19/15 St. Margaret's 5K 31:11 10:21
05/17/15 YPD Blues 5K 34:58 11:17
06/07/15 Newport 10 Miler 1:56:09 11:36
06/20/15 Mackenzie's 5K 33:55 10:54
08/17/14 Falmouth Road Race 1:33:51 13:24
10/31/15 Screech at the Beach 36:19 11:40