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Category Archives: 30 days to kinder

1st day of kinder

    1st day of kinder! Ah, so exciting!! Julia was so happy to start school today – although I’m not gonna sugar coat it…the after effects of a long day were NOT so joyful. Girl had a few melt downs and it was a very early bedtime. She came home SO happy and then […]

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30 days to kinder overview

30 days of fun!  30 days to celebrate the last moments before my baby became a school girl. Special, special days. I will be forever grateful for the memories we made here. So I’ve had A LOT of emails asking about the 30 days to kinder countdown I did with Madelyn before she started school […]

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day 30/30 days to kinder: apple picking

LAST day for our countdown, sweet girl.  30 days! Our days are so busy right now (in the midst of moving) so it’s especially nice to take time just to be with YOU.   Today we walked around a local orchard and gathered Minnesota’s best: honeycrisp apples.   We sat on a blanket in the […]

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day 29/30 days to kinder: exploring

Only 1 more day!  We are now in MN and having fun exploring our new surroundings.  Today we went for a walk in the woods and started making plans for a weekend camping excursion.  Hopefully we can make this happen before it gets too cold!

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days 27 and 28/30 days to kinder: interview

For several weeks I have intended to interview Madelyn to capture a bit of her thinking at age 5.  The plan is to ask the same questions every year and reflect on how things change over time.  Since we are currently en route to Minnesota I thought it would be a perfect opportunity to start […]

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