What A Fabulous Legacy…

Yesterday was Miss Sparkle’s last day of ninth grade.  It left her a little melancholy.  It left me a little melancholy as well.  A whole year passed so quickly.  I never cease to be amazed at how quickly the time goes. I confess that I was happy to be relieved of the additional time burden…
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Another Year – Thank You. ;-)

Tonight was West Fargo School District’s last orchestra concert of the year.  The end of the year concert includes 6th through 12th grade.  Cheyenne now sits in the high school section since she is in ninth grade, but I remember all too well her years in the middle school seats.  It is difficult to believe…
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Maybe She Really Does Know It All…

Cheyenne received an academic letter from West Fargo School District last night.  Silly me, I did not even realize there was such a thing.  I thought lettering was all about sports. Cheyenne was nonplussed when she first heard she had earned a letter, but once she realized that she was the only kid in the…
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Do You Want To Build A Snowman?

My 15 year old daughter Cheyenne who fancies herself as the knower of all things cool and all things obviously not cool (I live in the latter category in her estimation), is totally enraptured with Disney’s movie Frozen.  We saw it when it first came out and when it was all said and done, I…
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15 Years Of Sparkle…

Today is Miss Sparkle’s 15th birthday. It is difficult to believe that 15 years have passed. A melancholy sets in when I reflect upon how quickly the years with your children pass.  I always tell new parents – take it all in and enjoy every moment as later it will seem as if they grew…
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