It doesn't seem that long ago that fifth and tenth grades were starting in our house. And now we've completed that circle around the sun and it's dreamily, sleepily summer vacation! My career as a mother of elementary aged children is officially over. Finito. It's bittersweet. Each phase and year seems to be the best, well maybe not 8th grade for my daughter, but mostly I have enjoyed each and every phase and age. Anyway, time flies and we've had a lot of year end celebrations around here. For my son's 5th grade teacher I made a portfolio….