Hey, Widget, how was your second day of first grade?


No, really, on a scale of 1, meaning terrible, to 10, meaning awesome, how was it?


he joyfully shouted, as he raced off to play with his little brother after school.

I could not be happier.

14 Responses to “Ten”

  1. Hooray!!! Go Widget!
    What awesome parents those boys have; they are so bright and so happy. Bigs hugs all round! 🙂

  2. Susan says:

    Hurray! Here’s to a year of awesome all around.

  3. JoC says:

    Hip Hip Horray! Awesome!

  4. Yay! 10 10 10 10 10! It’s what we all want to hear. So glad there is school happiness in your house.

  5. Sue Farrell says:

    Fantastic. Doesn’t get any better than that.

  6. Linda Lawrence says:

    That’s what makes any mother happy! 🙂

  7. nancyspoint says:

    Sounds like he’s off to a great start. As a teacher and a mother, I know how important those moments are!

  8. Dorothy Doyle says:

    HOORAY! Susan, your joy is palpable – and you so richly deserve it. May God bless your whole family with “10s!”

  9. Colleen says:

    remember the old sesame street numbers segment where the numbers came forward on the screen until the big finish? That’s all I can think of — “Ten, Ten, Ten, Ten, Let’s sing a song of Ten. How many is Ten?” Hooray for Widget!!!! I told you his teacher is awesome!

  10. NYFriend says:


  11. I am so happy for you Susan! You deserve it.

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