• Life,  Parenting

    The Sadness of September

    by Posting this, it’s Sunday night before the second week of the school year, and it’s still a bit of a melancholy time for me. I don’t really like the whole BTS thing. Yes, kids need an education, but in a time when fewer and fewer of us have so called “standard” work hours, summer is better for seeing your kids. I’m not talking about taking vacations, but all the time. During July and August, if I have the day off, so do they. If I’m working nights, they’re probably around when I get up. I get a lot more time with them, even the teenager. When they go back…