I hope the children in your world are well and thriving as they step back into their school year. When I was a little girl, I was always dorky enough that I looked forward to the start of school each fall. And also to getting that brand new box of 64 pristinely beautiful Crayola crayons. When I became a mother, things switched and I dreaded the beginning of the school year, which meant an end to the unstructured days of carefree summer fun for me and my two boys. Read more here.