The Last Year It Will Be This Way

 

As school starts for everyone else’s kiddos I know that this next year will be the last time it is ever this way. The last year of carefree days, no homework, no lunches to pack yet, no clothes to set out or school supplies to buy yet. It’s the last time I get to have my eldest baby home with me all to myself. Next year he will start on some adventures of his own. He will start to discover himself…who he is and next year he will learn so much more than I can ever teach him. I know there are things that I can’t do for him. It does take a village to raise a child and I am excited for his chance to spread his wings and discover the world. But I will relish this next year I have with him before society begins to mold him. Hopefully in a good way…

 

About Heather Jones

I'm just a wife and mom of two boys trying to find her place in this world. I enjoy walks around the lake, bible journaling, and RV camping with my family.

Heartfully Heather

 

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me, Heather Jones. For questions about this blog, please contact me via the “Contact Me” link on the top menu bar or click here. This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

Disclosure Policy For Reviews / Guest/Sponsored Posts: 

The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post may not always be identified as paid or sponsored content.

The owner of this blog is compensated to provide opinions on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner of this blog receives compensation for posts or advertisements, I (we) always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the bloggers’ own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

To see more of my disclosure policy please click here.

Heather Jones

I'm just a wife and mom of two boys trying to find her place in this world. I enjoy walks around the lake, bible journaling, and RV camping with my family.

16 thoughts on “The Last Year It Will Be This Way

  1. Popping over from FMF, Heather. Oh, do cherish this year! What a special time.

    I’m now writing about difficult last transitions as children enter high school and college. Trying to see the amazing firsts in even the most difficult lasts.

    Blessings on a beautiful year.

  2. It arrives faster than one can ever imagine, but there is sweet joy in watching God lead your child to his next adventure of independence. I do miss the physical presence of my son though.

  3. Awe 🙂 Yes, definitely cherish this next year. It’s hard for me to think of Sofia starting preschool in the next year or two, also. And she’ll go to kindergarten when she’s still 4 years old because of how NY cutoffs are. So crazy. I love your FMF posts as always, and you’ve got me hooked on them, now, too!

  4. Oh goodness! Enjoy him and your time with him! It’s crazy how quickly they flee off to school – it is sweet to see your cherishing this time. xx

  5. I sent my girl to PK3 last week…two mornings/five hours a week. And I still sobbed. They grow up so fast. Enjoy these precious days with your sweet one! Blessings! 🙂

What are your thoughts?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.