Last year on my first day I felt a little like this:
This year I felt a little something like this:
Having the first day of school after a weekend of wedding shenanigans is less than ideal. Luckily, my excitement for the new school year got me through. I had a blast seeing familiar faces and meeting new ones, helping Kindergartners survive lunch (those milk cartons and ketchup packets are hard!), and introducing a new group of kids to my favorite cat, Pete. I think the day can best be summed up by Kindergartener E when I asked him if he had a good first day: "It was so fun. I so bad want to come back tomorrow!" Me too!