Thursday, November 15, 2007
Our First School Program
It's been so long I've practically forgot about them. School programs, a time when you put on a little show, play or Christmas pageant for your parents. My own mother never missed a single one and today I was reminded on how excited I was when I spotted her sitting in the audience.

Like today, Squirt's Pre-K Thanksgiving Party when she finally spotted us among the other parents. The tell tale squeal of joy, the jumping up and down and waving - it all came rushing back to me.

It was a cute little program and worth cutting a few hours out and away from work for. Every parent brought a cover dish meal and we all pigged out on Turkey, stuffing and all the fixings. It was all good, however as I sit here writing this blog post four hours later - something that I ate isn't happy inside of me. Thank heavens for Pepto Bismo.

After dinner the kids sang and put on a little show for us:

Yeah, I know a bit chaotic but not too bad considering there were 40 rambunctious and excited pre-schoolers running about.

Oh, and they loved our Ninja Turkey - he came in 3rd place and successfully managed to slip by the Thanksgiving feast uncooked. Or like Dr. John suggested - Ninja Turkey looked a little too tough to eat anyway.

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Stumble It! .......posted by Margaret @ 3:49 PM  
  • At 8:40 PM, Blogger Louisiana said…

    how is it possible i have missed so many wonderful posts from you? i hate it when that happens. i love reading your words. they either inspire, teach, entertain and when we are truly lucky all of the above.

    thank you for your kindness in your email. how nice you are to me. how i would love to sit with you and have a chat..boy, do i have issues, lol..

    the post you made for that one couple was very nice of you. you have a big heart and i want you to know it is very much noticed and appreciated it.

    how lovely you are. how lovely your beautiful girl is. how lovely that you both have each other and with your hubby you guys make such a wonderful family.

    congrats hon!

    i'm glad you shared this post with us for it is beautiful to see such angels and so much fun. glad you guys enjoyed it as much as the kids did.

    isn't it great being a parent? i love it too...

    my heart with you always, xooxoxooxo

  • At 8:52 PM, Blogger Woozie said…

    Looking forward to the Non-Denominational Winter Solstice Festival pageant in December.

  • At 12:54 AM, Blogger bettygram said…

    Enjoyed the program. I was thankful that I was able to go to my grandson's Christmas program at school last year.

  • At 2:45 AM, Blogger doctor chip said…

    here's hopin' you feel better in the morning!



  • At 9:02 AM, Blogger Dr.John said…

    I love school programs. Thank you for sharing the chaos.
    You won today's drawing at the fortress .

  • At 10:32 PM, Anonymous unokhan said…

    that is a REALLY BIG kid in camou

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