The 2022-2023 school year started with a twist at our house. The school our kids have attended for the last two years decided to switch their uniform policy and only allow uniforms from a particular company. First, you bet your bottom dollar I sighed deeply at this (expensive) change for our last year in Virginia. Second, as I write this near the end of week two for our fourth and sixth graders, we still don’t have uniforms — they have yet to be delivered (deeper sigh while I subtract two weeks from the already small window of time they will wear these uniforms).

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