Today we are celebrating that we have our soldier Daddy home and remembering that many are not.
The girl scouts visited the cemetery today to put flags on the graves of the veterans. They (mostly Vienne) had lots of questions about how the people died and why the graves looked like they do. I think they learned a lot about respect in just the few hours that we were there.
I don't know about how fast your head is spinning right now but the end of the school year always does it to me. (Team Up Thursday is taking a hiatus until the end of Summer, btw. I was really slacking on poor Megan.) I am looking forward to the break but all of the camps that the girls are interested in are within the first few weeks right after school ends. They will not have even gotten bored yet. Oh well.
I know most of you are also thinking of teacher gifts. I'm constantly struggling with what to get our teachers that is original (how many bottles of smelly bath wash can they possibly smile through?) So if you have a unique idea, post them here. They will even be appreciated for next year. Part of our little gift bag to the teachers will include a bag of cookies with this cute little tag attached:
You could definitely make it look cuter with some ribbon and pretty paper. But here's the download for ya. Let me know if you take, would love to know how you use it. And please credit back to my blog, I'd appreciate it.