Tuesday, August 24, 2010

School Bells

School has started and it brings me joy and sadness. My daughter is in her senior year, kinda bittersweet. On one hand, I will never buy school clothes with a teenage daughter again. On the other, Im sure next year I will miss it.
But more than ever, I am so happy that fall is upon us! We have had a severe heat wave and it is just now starting to wane a bit. By the end of the week temperatures should only be around 95 degrees. I cant wait for fall, it is my favorite time of year.
I hope that you are enjoying the cooler weather and having a great week.


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5 comments:

reprise said...

i'm a new "empty nester" now so i know exactly how you feel. it seems like we get our hottest weather about the time the kids go back to school. i can't wait for fall.

Sue said...

I enjoyed your post very much! I SOOOO understand where you are coming from. My only child was married a week and a half ago...The other day, I was shopping and I saw several teenage girls and their moms shopping for school clothes. A LOT of them were arguing. I do remember those days. At the time, I dreaded them...now I LONG to have them back!

Manuela@TPOH said...

Awww...I can relate! My daughter starts college in September. Time flies!

Manuela

Irma's Rose Cottage said...

I do miss those days also. Memories to cherish.

I too am ready for fall, I want to start decorating soon, but I'm thinking Halloween.

Irma :)

Kim~HomeIsWhereTheHeartIs said...

My daughter started her senior year as well so I know how you feel!