Lots of people right now are posting on FaceBook their "first-day-of-school" photos of their children. They're all so darling. We took those pictures, too. Our tradition was to pose each child in front of the car that took them to school.
So this is my Lovely Daughter #1, through the years. First day of grade school:
First day of junior high:
Argh! I can't find first day of high school or college!
But here's the first day of medical school:
And, because she knew I'd love it, she had The Boyfriend take a photo on her first day of work as a medical doctor:
In front of the hospital-run bus that drove her to the hospital. Now I'd better find some photos of my other kids doing the same, or they'll kill me!
Happy first days of school, everyone.