The joys of school pickup

I love my kids and I am generally (surprisingly) excited when comes school pick up time. This year is the first when I have so many hours to myself and I think I am still in honeymoon period as I miss them badly by 3pm and can’t wait to hug them (here, I pass the bucket).

Generally though on our walk back home I turn into a donkey carrying everything and sometimes everyone, listening to someone moaning about something…