Monday, August 23, 2010

Back to School...Link up!!



NieNie is asking for pictures of our children returning to school. I must confess, Molly now returns to school by jumping in her car and speeding away
There aren't anymore pictures in school uniforms, or shiny, smiling, nervous faces. 


I love MollDoll's first day of Kindergarten pose. {I love it even though the sun is blinding me and my hair is large}. Those were the days when the beginning of a school year was full of excitement, worry, and new backpacks. 


If you read my blog you know I miss all that. Sort of.


Big Daddy snapped that second picture when I was having a difficult time letting Molly begin her second semester of college. You would think I would be more emotional the previous semester, but who knows? Perhaps it was my fear of facing a long Chicago winter without my little darling. Eventually Molly unwound my arms from her body and ran walked back to her dorm.


It's not easy being a Mom.


If you'd like to post your own little {and not so little} darlings returning to school, just Click here! 

5 comments:

  1. Ashley lingers a bit when leaving for college...always forgets something. A few tears. Texted me yesterday I MISS YOU! Lindsey....she bolts! LOL

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  2. Oh, they grow so fast. Your daughter is pretty. My son will be starting his senior year of high school next week. Times goes by so fast.

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  3. My kids are grown and graduated from college already. I miss the back to school times too.

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  4. I found you over at Nie's show and tell. I thought that you might enjoy a project that I have going on over at my Blog. Every Tuesday I host The Happiness Project. You simply post a photo of something that makes you happy and then link up.

    I'm trying to take over the Blogosphere with happiness. Here is a link to this week's post if you want to see what it's all about.

    http://leighvslaundry.blogspot.com/2010/08/happiness-project-week-25.html

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  5. Oh my! I could just cry! I so relate to these beautiful pictures and the stories behind them. What a great post! It brings back so many memories.
    So nice to stop.
    Yvonne

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