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“Bring on the Routine!” or “Yuck, no thanks!”

Little hands drawing between school supplies and apples

La locura escolar El verano se está acabando y con eso regresa la locura escolar: homework battles with my now feisty yet adorable eight-year-old son, his three-day a week, one and a half hour soccer practices that make me feel like a part-time Uber driver, and plain old routine in all its forms. Yuck! (That’s my inner third-grade self expressing her honest sentiments regarding the end of #summerfun.)   [caption id="attachment_2474" align="aligncenter" width="528"] Luciano's first day of third grade[/caption]   I’ll admit, this time around, I feel more anxious about the start of the school year than my son does....

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