Anna

Mostly Wordless Wednesday: She Moves In Tomorrow – Single Mum, Parents Article

It’s finally hereCollege move-in dayThe final boxes are getting sealedLast-minute “Oh crap, we forgot about that” lists are being revisedShe’s nervous–but it’s a good nervousI’m not nervousNot one bitShe’s got thisAnd I’ve got herWhenever and whereverThis she knowsThis she will always knowShe’s moving inAnd moving onIt’s all good This is only a snippet of a Single Mum Parents Article written by noreply@blogger.com (Ellie DeLano) Read Full Parenting Article

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Lord Save The World From Ridiculous Hoverparents – Single Mum, Parents Article

I spent last Friday with Anna at her college orientation. I was expecting a whole lot of info-dump and maybe a misty moment or two, but I surprised myself. I didn’t get much more than a lump in my throat here and there and not a single tear fell. Any misty eyes I got were in relation to her reaching this milestone in her life. Her graduation ceremony is this Saturday. From there, it’s ten weeks until college move-in day.…

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And So The Little Things Commence – Single Mum, Parents Article

My son had his final chorus concert of the year yesterday. He’s had a wonderful time in his first year of High School chorus, and he’s really bloomed as a singer. He may never be a headliner, but he’s learned to listen and to blend, sing with an orchestra, and learn to sight-read. I am fiercely proud of him. Anna couldn’t come to the concert due to her company picnic at her job, which ended up being a very good…

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Dear Daughter: Congratulations! You Lived To Adulthood! – Single Mum, Parents Article

Dear Daughter: You're 18 today! You survived to adulthood!  That's it – I'm outta here. The Mom job is done. All those months of planning before you were born, all those years of scheduling and envisioning and carefully (or ham-handedly) guiding you through the childhood I carefully cultivated and into the brightly lit future I had all graphed out for you – done. Finito. Except kinda . . . not so much. Read more » This is only a snippet…

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