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Monthly Archives: August 2014

A Night Out

I went out with a group of girls last night and we had a super fun time. We got a complimentary glass of bubbles when we sat down. My kind of place! Our desert came on a bed of dry ice. So cool. When I got in I peeked in on Blake and he was … Continue reading »

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Super Star Glasses

I love this picture that Brenda posted on her blog.  Celebrating Kevin Henkes wonderful book Lily’s Purple Plastic Purse.  Best class ever!

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Weekend fun! We had a wonderful Links weekend full of playdates, pizza, swimming, rockets and a SLEEPOVER at Bauer’s house. I waited with my cell phone and the land line close by because Blake was very nervous about the sleepover.  He did great and didn’t show up til after breakfast the next day.  After breakfast … Continue reading »

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A few recent pics from my phone

First day back. Missing a key person. Waaaa! Friday afternoon pizzas for the neighborhood. Kimbra’s b-day. I ran out of room at the end of the cake. Lucky number 43. A night out to the Chocolate Factory. WOW!!! Days and days and days of rain. Coldest and possibly the wettest Shanghai in many, many years. … Continue reading »

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Grade 1 so far

Blake is having the time of his life.  He has an incredible team supporting him of course!  He has four girl teachers and four boy teachers.  He’s known four of them for his entire life and two are new friends this year.  It must be pretty cool to be a staff kid.  Until you are a teenager then … Continue reading »

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New Class Blog

Brand new year = brand new class blog.  This year Blake is in 1BE.  You can click on the picture or click on the link on the side of this blog. From left to right, Ms Connie, Chandra, Lucas, Frank, Ava, Louise, Blake, Haohan, Francesco, Zoe, Neil, Ms Erickson.  Sophia and Vishal will be joining … Continue reading »

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First day of first grade

Here is my handsome little man all ready for his first day of school.  We left the house at around quarter to 7.  That’s a whole hour and a half before school starts.  I love his enthusiasm!There was lots of time to kill so Blake, Scott and I visited the nature reserve Soon it was … Continue reading »

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Back in the swing of things.

For our first weekend back as a full staff, Scott and I invited all our Links friends and family for a brunch. The kids ran around like wild things – there are at least four missing from this picture, but it was too tricky to get them all in one space.  

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Hossacks Three Together Again

It’s a blurry iphone picture, but I think you can see the love shining through.

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