So for an update. The bigger small thing (Sierra) is
happily into her first grade year and liking her new teacher (who happens to be
a former intern from my program).
The smallest thing (Isabella) has started school as well and is liking her teacher muchly. She has been there since mid/late August
and settled in to being a bundle of activity and baby/toddler mayhem (she is “busy
Izzy”) there as much as she is at home. The smaller big thing (Shawnacy) has started classes and is doing well across the
board, including the class with the prof that was needing forcibly retired when I had him ‘back in the
day’. She has a major exam in the morning and
is presently rereading her notes for the (I lost count three times ago)th time. The biggest thing (that would be Chris
of course) is, as has been status quo for the last decade (I officially got my
ten year service pin), teaching at UH’s
This is the inaugural post for the site. Everyone is fine. The children are smart, the grownups are tired.