Summer vacation: a little less parenting, an averted mini-crisis, and a lot of heat

Summer vacation so far has been hot! 🌞 ☀🔥🌡

I am not complaining at all but so thankful for air conditioning. Right fellow North Americans? 🙃

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Homework anxiety after school absence

I admit that I am not the most patient person in the world.

There, I said it. Now the internet knows.

Look, I get it that when a kid is sick and misses a week of school, the prospect of going back is a little overwhelming. My younger one has a bit of performance anxiety under normal circumstances, never mind after a week of absence. I get it.

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