The kids have been wanting to go to the park all the time recently, before it gets too cold. Winter was fast approaching - it was October already, and the cool breeze blowing by made it feel even colder. I glanced at my phone to see the time and was about to call to the… Continue reading Chapter 3.84: Reminiscing
My oldest daughter is nothing like me when I was her age. Some days I can hardly believe she is my daughter - that's how different we are. I still can barely believe what she pulled while Dani and I were gone. She even dyed her hair - yeah, she later said it wasn't permanent,… Continue reading Chapter 3.83: The Apple Fell Far
One day, they have plenty of years left of their childhood. There's plenty of years until their awkward middle school phase, for you to help them through it, and for you to watch them grow into their own. And then bam. All those years pass by in a flash, almost like they never happened, and… Continue reading Chapter 3.82: In A Flash
After the wedding, Lexie spent a lot of time packing her stuff up. Her and Luca were moving into a new house in Willow Creek, near his family. It was only about a thirty minute drive, so it wasn't too far, or anything, but it was still bittersweet. My sister and I have always been… Continue reading Chapter 3.81: Full House
"Vali," I gasped, "what are you doing?" My eleven year old daughter had for some reason decided to play around in my makeup while in her fancy dress. I did not want to be late to my sister's wedding. "I'm putting on makeup for the wedding," she explained as if I couldn't already see that.… Continue reading Chapter 3.80: Ready?
So much happened in such a short amount of time, or at least it felt like that. After Elle Saile went to jail, San Myshuno's council was put under plenty of scrutiny. It was horrible - for them. But for everyone else, I think it was satisfying to finally watch that corrupt system crumble. And… Continue reading Chapter 3.79: Growing Family