September 3

First day of first gradeIt has been a week of first grade, a week of walking to school. In the first short block we are often still grumping at each other, our not-yet-adjustment to the new schedule evident in sleep-mussed hair and rumpled feelings. But then we start up the steep and slim and winding part, stepping on the edges of our neighbors yards to avoid cars, and we all become more chatty. Continue reading