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Flashback Friday

Flashback Friday — Life After High School

How quickly time has flown.

A year ago we were awash in a sea of emotions as Catherine graduated from high school.

"I'm going to graduation, but first let me take a selfie."

“I’m going to graduation, but first let me take a selfie.”

Today we are reduced to

  • 12 weeks of sidestepping piles of dorm gear stuffed in every corner of the living room and den while they await their return to Hofstra in August
  • a reverse transition as we all get used to living together again
  • watching a certain person temporarily cede a level of freedom to which she’d become accustomed — and come to understand there is no revolving buffet of food choices here on Halsey Drive
  • complicated gyrations around who is using which of our two cars when

Happy summer!

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About Terri S. Vanech

Wife, mother, communications specialist, Jazzercise instructor and recently reunited adoptee. I'm living out loud -- and trying to make it all work -- in midlife. Having a sense of humor sure helps.

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2 thoughts on “Flashback Friday — Life After High School

  1. And, don’t forget the extra loads of wash. 🙂 Just don’t look in the corners and enjoy your summer with your beautiful young adult daughter.

    Posted by Judy @ NewEnglandGardenAndThread | June 19, 2015, 6:54 pm

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