Category Archives: College Applications

Plan away the Panic

We have Emma’s 11th grade advisement this morning. Part of me is really excited about this. Em and I sat and made two college visit reservations yesterday. There are still three to go, which we will make in the spring, … Continue reading

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The Pressure of the Acronyms

We aren’t even three weeks out of school yet and already I am feeling the pressure for next year. Maybe it is the email blasts from the three schools. CRCT score pickup, Meet and Greet times, ACT Princeton Review courses, … Continue reading

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AP World … Duh, duh, dun …

So, Emma has her AP World History test this morning. (Prayers and good thoughts to her from everyone, please.) We were going over her test booklet this morning (a book I highly recommend by the way – actually, I recommend … Continue reading

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A Big Sigh of Relief

  I made it.   Well, sort of.   It is Thursday (My. Best. Day!) and it is evening (night for me, I am early to bed, early to rise, generally) and I am done with my stuff of the … Continue reading

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Music to my ears …

  So, throughout the entire country, tenth graders and some ninth and eleventh graders took the PSAT this morning. If you have a senior, you’ve been through this. If you have a junior, you’ve been through this.   But if you … Continue reading

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A Common Theme

So, most of you know that I am in a unique position due to the many, many kids I have. It is surreal to think that next year at this time, I will have a freshman in college and will … Continue reading

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