Kindergarten or Bust!

Fall has officially arrived!  I’m sipping my coffee wearing jeans and cozy sweatshirt, and I actually kind of love it.  I live for summer, but I’m also ready for a new season.  We are all desperately ready for some structure and schedule back into our lives, after months of casual summer days and camps.  We spent the past weekend gearing up for a BIG week ahead.  Both boys returned to school on Monday, so we kept the days before super low key, and allowed for plenty of rest and downtime.  Graham took it very seriously.

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Endless Summer.

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