Challenging school year
Leaving feeling frustrated and disappointed.
popsicles bike rides dinner on the grill picnics stroller walks after-dinner ice cream at Premos pools play dates Summer Shandy boat trips vacation at a lake house iced coffee air conditioning sunshine soccer lessons swim class first words beer gardens good books and time to read Legoland tank tops and shorts ponytails sleeping with the windows open family parties breathing easier friends laughter wide open schedules summer reading program at the library new recipes sidewalk chalk flip flops & pedicures lightning bugs sleeping in
Time with Maddie and Kate. Lots and lots of time.
I’ll take the hot weather,
the skinned knees,
the Kate-really-needs-another-nap days.
I’ll take ’em.