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Thursday, 29 January 2009

FrumeSarah:Beernut, how in the world are you going to get all of your work done before bedtime?!?”
Beernut: I dunno, Mom, a miracle??

I am having flashbacks. Except in the memories, I am the child. And now I am the mother.

With seventeen more years of homework.

A fact they somehow forget to mention in those baby books.

5 Comments leave one →
  1. Sunday, 1 February 2009 5:51 am

    sheesh. i think the homework thing is way overrated. i don’t remember this homework overload when we were kids.

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  3. JockBro permalink
    Monday, 2 February 2009 11:39 am

    Don’t you mean in the memories you were the older sister?

  4. knittnkitten permalink
    Tuesday, 3 February 2009 8:09 am

    Happy Birthday!

  5. Wednesday, 11 February 2009 8:13 am

    You sum it up so well!

    When my kids started getting homework, and turning to me for help, my reaction was: hey, I did my homework! Now it’s your turn!

    Except I hated homework, rarely did it, and constantly struggled with it. And now I am incapable (read: unwilling) to go through it again. Except now I have guilt, because I feel like I should. (as opposed to when I was a kid, and thought I did not need to, since I didn’t see the value in it)

    And I so agree with Phyliss — my kids have way more homework than I did!!

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