5th Grade Promotion

Spring has come and gone in Michigan and the hot summer days are upon us. My boys finished school and my oldest is moving on to middle school. Where have the years gone? For three solid weeks over May/June I worked on yet another PTO volunteer project; creating the PowerPoint video presentation for the 5th grade … Continue reading 5th Grade Promotion

2014 Fun Run: The Wild West

Each September my boys' elementary school puts on the annual Fun Run. It's our only school fundraiser where the kids collect pledges for laps run around the school parking loop tracks.  At the beginning of the event, the entire school comes together for the kick-off.  Along with music and announcements, the fifth graders have the honor of running … Continue reading 2014 Fun Run: The Wild West

Art Night 2014

In January, I was the appointed chairperson for our local elementary school's Art Night. I had volunteered back in September before all the hoopla of the school year not knowing full well what this endeavor would consist of – still it was art and it is my children's school – what better way to combine … Continue reading Art Night 2014