Auntie Says, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand

Some Advice if You’re Taking a Gap Year

High school graduation is right around the corner and that, of course, means prepping for final exams, prom, and commencement ceremonies. It’s a time of year that crawls to an end in that it seems to take forever for the final bell to ring and then—boom—it’s over and a different life begins.  The big question… Continue reading Some Advice if You’re Taking a Gap Year

Auntie Says, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand

ANGP? Tis the season.

It means All Night Grad Party. I know, I know, you don’t need a lecture about safety, drinking, drugs, or making smart choices. After all, you’re a senior and about to graduate…you know it all. I also know that every year a parent is met at the door by a police officer and told that… Continue reading ANGP? Tis the season.

Auntie Says, Faye Arcand, Faye E. Arcand

Graduating High School? Now what?

So here you are at the end of a 13 year journey.You’ve completed about 11,650 hours of classroom time, spread over 2430 days (give or take), done countless exams, and performed who knows how many fire drills. It’s been quite a ride but now, the grad caps have been tossed in celebration, the prom gowns… Continue reading Graduating High School? Now what?