Summer has been smooth and gracious, and then, I have to admit it--- there's that indescribable tinge of happy excitement to head back to school.
If I can convince her, Mom and I might gather our energies to start setting out a bit of autumn decorations... put away some summer laces and plump up the quilts and russet pillows from those magical totes that say "Autumn" on the side... (My personal favorite totes of all!)
I am excited about my classes this year. Many new challenges, I'm thinking, but still a good year in the wings. I've made my personal pilgrimage to the back to school aisles, and I've been over to my classroom to begin preparations... Stay tuned for some pictures