I don’t know why it took so long, but today we found out that L~ got a 5 on the AP English exam she took last spring. My English major/mom heart is happy.
Shortly after getting this news, I was shopping at Costco with the 13-year-old, almost-12-year-old, and the two nine-year-olds. You all know I deserve a massage and a medal now, right? Because I do. Anyway, as I was pushing around the cart laden with, among many, many other things, 160lbs of dog food (who needs Crossfit when you’ve got about 250 lbs worth of dogs at home?) we saw this:
My heart almost exploded. But only almost because, you know, somebody had to pay for and drive all those canine comestibles home. At any rate, I’m feeling a little more excited about starting our homeschool year next week.
Tewt the Newt thinks that’s a good thing.