As I’m typing this the kids are finishing their last day of school and summer break has begun. I remember the excitement of the last day of school as a kid and looking forward to no school for the next three months. It’s also a break for the teachers who have worked hard all school year teaching our kids a variety of subjects. We should be thankful for the wonderful staff of teachers we have at Bureau Valley North and the entire school district. If you see a teacher this summ
If you had to rank your favorite times of year is one month increments, the month of May would probably rank number three for me. Thanksgiving-Christmas is number one (obviously) with the month of October number two (I love the Fall). But, this is a fun time of year. The kids are excited to get out of school and start summer break. Plus, you have the weather officially turning nice, which means lots of grilling out, graduation parties, taking walks outside, and Mother’s Day.
I hope everyone had a wonderful Mother’s Day. The weather sure was perfect. Personally, I am blessed with the mother’s I have in my life. I saw a funny quote on a meme the other day that said the definition of a mom is a person who does the work of 20 people, for free. That couldn’t be more true. Thank you to all who attended the Cash Mob event at Avanti Foods on May 6th. This was an event planned by the Retail & Dining Committee from the Working on Walnut Group. Yes, Working