Happy Friday, y’all! And, a happy Friday, indeed. This week has been much more relaxing than last, which is crazy considering that last week was a break week. Sometimes routine is nice.
I was supposed to report for jury duty on Monday, but I was excused due to the fact that I’m the primary teacher in a homeschool. To thank my kids for getting me out of jury duty (I’ve served 2 or 3 other times already), I took them to lunch. Brian was off, so he joined us. It was a pleasant way to start the week.
Somehow, I got talked into taking two teenagers to the mall Wednesday evening after Megan’s photography class. She and her BFF wanted to go shopping with their birthday money. Then, it wound up being three teenagers and a young adult since Josh and Brianna wanted to go, too.
She loved her birthday gift from Brian and I – her very own personal case of glass-bottled Cokes from Mexico. Not only does the glass bottle make them taste better (according to Megan), but they’re made with real sugar.
While we were at the mall, Brian, who was at home, called to say that LensCrafters had left a message saying my glasses were in. The thought had crossed my mind to check on them while I was at the mall, but I just knew they wouldn’t be back so soon.
I dropped them off last Friday to have the lenses replaced. I had given progressive lenses a try, but I was tired of feeling like there was nowhere I could look that wasn’t blurry.
I have never been so happy to have a pair of glasses in my life. I can see again – in any direction I look! I loved the frames, so it was really frustrating to be so unhappy with the lenses. The kids made fun of me for being so excited. They’ll understand someday.
On Thursday, Megan went to Zoo Atlanta with her BFF. I’ve never been there, so I was excited for her to get to go. She had a fantastic time.
Today, we’ll have our mini-co-op government class. It’s going well, and I think the moms are enjoying ConLit as much as (or more than) the teens. It’s very interesting and we’re learning as much as they are. It’s on sale for 20% off right now if you’re interested.
Last Sunday something really cool happened – Josh and Megan were both on the youth worship team together! Megan sang and Josh played guitar. One of his two BFFs was on drums, too. Megan’s BFF got some pictures for me.
That’s Megan, obviously, on the left and Josh behind her.
Don’t miss my article at Simple Homeschool this week, It’s Okay to Say No. You can also find me at About.com sharing 3 Practical Ways to Become a Better Homeschooling Teacher.
That’s it for me this week. Enjoy your weekend!
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