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To Be Honest...

To be honest...I am SO happy that school starts here in a week.  It'll be Trouble's senior year & Sunshine will be an eighth grader.  They both already did their orientations, got their schedules, dropped off things in their lockers.  We're so close, I cannot wait!  Now, I really understand why my mother was always so excited about school starting back up after a summer.  Ha, ha!



To be honest...I'm also a little scared that school is starting again because that means that Trouble will be back under our roof & will have to abide by our rules again.  She's not one that likes to follow rules very well.  Paul says that she's been good but that's because we just let her go during the summer because when we would make her stay home, she would just sneak out of the house.  It wasn't worth the stress so I told Paul to just let her go.  I'm hopeful that this year will be better than last year - skipping school, detentions, in-houses, getting suspended, getting kicked out of our house TWICE, having a social worker, etc.  I invited her to do lunch on Thursday to have a little convo on how things should happen when she's back in the house & going to school.  I already told her that if she's not attending class or paying me $80.00 a month, I'll be disconnecting her phone.  I guess we'll see how it goes.

To be honest...all I can think about right now is Heroes.  The hubby & I started watching it last week & we were able to watch some episodes last night & I just want to watch some more.  However, tonight, I'm taking Sunshine to get her back-to-school haircut & eyebrow wax (me as well), then doing supper afterwards.  We may have time to watch two episodes.  We are right at the end of season one so it's SO good.

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  1. Oh, I've never seen Heroes! I might have to add that one to my queue.

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    1. You totally should! I've heard that after the second season, it drops off & then the show just ended with things left unanswered. Guess we'll see. So far, I'm diggin' it! :)

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  2. At least she's still going to school..................

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    1. Very true. I'm just glad that she won't be 18 until the end of the school year cuz neither her father nor mother would allow her to quit. We'll see what the year brings...

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