Friday, June 21, 2013

report card

It's that time of year again. You know, the report card...
And this is mine...

(As completed by my youngest)
I did pretty well, I think. I was very happy with the A+ for love. As this is the most important category in this report card it was good to receive a top grade. I was a bit miffed by the C for smooching. I guess I do overly smooch them; their skin is so soft and I just can't help myself. But I must try and remember they're growing up, becoming more independent and probably not so keen to be smooched, particularly in front of friends and family. I will do my best to keep it in check.
And their report cards? Well, I'm not going to post them online. Suffice to say they both did extremely well, as always. But what makes me happiest is seeing the comments the teachers write about them. It appears as if both girls work hard, are responsible, have fun and are liked by their peers and teachers. This makes me very happy. This year both girls have excellent teachers; vibrant, inspired, motivated women who really "get" my girls. It's good. 
This is the last day of term. The promise of two weeks holiday lies ahead. I hope the cold weather continues so we can indulge sleeping in, open fires at night, walks on the beach and hot soups. I love winter.
Today I will tidy the house; and then ignore all housekeeping until the holidays have finished.
Happy holidays, everyone


  1. how cute is your report card.
    enjoy these 2 weeks of time with your girls. x

  2. I love this report card. I wonder how I would do? I don't dare ask! Enjoy the school holidays. I love them. PJ mornings galore. Ours are a few weeks away, can't wait. We love the beach in winter too. Our fire is roaring away as I type xo

  3. Haha - I thought the smooching was you and Paul when I read it!! Ys, please let this weather stay - love slow mornings in pjs, overcast beach walks and hot soup. xx


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