"I'm going to really miss Mrs Hughes when when we leave."
We walk out of time with her tutor and my daughter discusses how she is going to say goodbye. Goodbyes are an often brought up topic in our household. Spending a year internship in Belize then returning home for fundraising was in some ways a good idea.
We got our feet wet. We were able to have a tangible answers to what we will do in our next term.
Our children also grasp the concept of saying goodbye. They know what it means to really miss someone. We have multiple conversations centering on what we miss, and who we miss (or will miss).
I have an overflowing box of things to go to Belize. Things we didn't have access to, summer clothes,