We had an eventful first day at school with Little Mouse.
She is going to school for the first time this year. Up to now she was still in kindergarten and this is her first year of going to ‘Big School’ with her sisters. This is the fifth time that I have to say goodbye to a little one going to school so you would think that I would have everything under control.
My little mouse is the my child that always test my limits and surprise me. You would think that with five kids and three households with six parents that all need to get along I cannot be surprised anymore. (You would be wrong.) Little Mouse is an old soul and her unique life is a bit chaotic. If all the kids are home the house is full of loud noises, laughter and shouting. If she is the only one home when the other kids are visiting their other parents the house is really quiet. Her life is always going from one extreme to the other. This is her normal.
The other side of her normal is that her mom is either really busy or she has enough time to spend quality time just with her. The first day of school was one of the days where the Little Mouse fell through the cracks of the craziness that is our lives. Read more