well, we made it to the second half of "first day of school" and here are the pictures to prove it. at least cade is only in school for a couple of hours; that seems more bearable, although it does seem strange to leave your youngest child at school. there's no one left at home! it's our first "empty nest" experience. yikes.
we were doing the "abc's" with him before he left for school today, and here's how he sings them: a - b - c - d - e - f - g - 8 -9 - 10 - 11 - 12! i know that "h" sounds like "8," but it seems that he has things more than a little bit confused:
to see how jack's first day went, click on the "keep reading" link below
so there is much to learn, and a long school year in which to do all kinds of learning. i am excited about the journey they will take in school, so much so that i think i'll be writing a whole post about that tomorrow. see ya' then!