Tuesday, June 30, 2015

{Last Day of School!}

The last day of school always seems soooo very long in coming. We were seriously coasting on fumes those last few weeks.  The schedule was so jam-packed, we were longing for the lazy days of summer!  

Miles finished preschool a week ahead of the other kids.  
The end of year performance is always a big hit and one of my favorite parts about our preschool. 

Throughout the day Miles started rubbing his eyes...and they seemed to be getting puffy and red by the minute.  I was praying he would be able to make it through the performance (and worried it was pink eye!).  Even though he was a little tired, the eyes turned out to just be allergies and nothing more. Phew!
 Miles carpool buddy, Ryder.  

Finished preschool year 1! 
 How fun to have Grandma with us too!

 Rylan had the most fantastic Kindergarten teacher. I might give my right arm if Miles could have her too!  She is so wonderful, soft-spoken, and kind...but has super high expectations for the kids in her class.  We adore Ms. Benjamin!!

 Rylan had a darling Kindergarten performance too.  

Addison was recognized for earning the "Achiever" status in her school.  It was an outside of class program that she worked really hard on (service hours, physical fitness requirements, extra curricular requirements, and grades).  

We also loved Addison's teacher, Mrs. Cotton too!

The last day finally came!  Usually we are wearing coats...but it was a gorgeous summer day. How fitting!

 Slurpees for all (including one good friend)!  
Let summer begin!!


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