Ready to go back to school?

OK, I admit it. I LIKE going back to school, look forward to it, even. And some of our recent posts show I'm not alone. Someone recently commented on the blog and listed her  name as "CantWaitForSchoolToStart."

Summer's great and all because of vacations, visiting family, swimming, and looong lazy days. But a lot more happens during the school year, if you ask me.

What's your opinion, Pink Locker Girls? Are you counting the days til school starts or do you wish summer would never end?

Think pink!
Jemma

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Anonymous Grace said...

I'm ready for school to start! I did a bunch of great things this summer, but now I want to start school. I'm gonna be in 8th grade and I can't wait for everything that's gonna happen this year. This year I'm going to look for all the things that happen every day so it's never just the same routine at school. That way I won't hate school so much. Yay!

August 16, 2012 at 9:30 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Well I am excited to start school but I'm going to 6th grade. Which means I have to start using lockers to change clothes. I mean, what happened to privacy? And I am not the bikini type of girl. Anyway to make it not so ugh-y? Thx.

August 16, 2012 at 10:48 AM  
Anonymous Kelsey ;) said...

I can't wait for school to start! Last year I wasn't prepared, and I was very disorganized. But this year I have everything I need, so I'm ready. Plus, the sooner school starts, the sooner I can see my friends again, and the sooner I can try out for cheerleading! I just can't wait! Eep!

August 16, 2012 at 11:01 AM  
Anonymous confuzzled said...

Well, I've had a lot to do this summer so I kinda still want some 'chill time', if you know what I mean..
Also, I've got a problem (at least I feel that I do). My parents are WAY overprotective. Here are just some things:

-They wouldn't let me go to a friend's house by myself even if I asked, probably.
-They won't even let me walk around a library by myself (like, if they're in the building). A library! That's probably the safest public environment ever!
-Actually, they won't let me walk around ANY store/building by myself, even with them in the building.
-My brother is 15, but if we wanted to walk around say the mall together by ourselves (with a cellphone) we would DEFINITELY not be allowed to do that. That's not really an issue though, because we don't have any interest in doing that. I'm just giving an example.
-I'm not even allowed to climb trees. :O
-They literally go EVERYWHERE with us! I mean, come on...don't they realize that if we were in public school, that we would be on our own? (we are homeschooled) Especially with my dad, I feel uncomfortable talking to my friends right in front of him (when he's following me around). I don't know why, but I do.
I hope I don't sound like a brat when I'm writing this. I love my parents, I really do, but I feel like I need a little freedom, ya know?
Think pink!
-confuzzled

August 16, 2012 at 11:43 AM  
Anonymous Cutiecake123 said...

I agree! I'm TOTALLY psyched! I love summer, but I was bored out of my mind! More stuff does happen at school and I'm excited to see my friends again! My only worry is that the older kids will make fun of my weight since our classes will be really close together. Wish me luck Pink Locker Girls!

August 16, 2012 at 12:20 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I am back at school in primary 7 and I'm lovin it being top of the school gives you such authority

August 16, 2012 at 1:07 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

ooh. this is a trick question...well when i am in school i hate every inch of those display covered walls. but when its the hols i look forward to going back...

August 16, 2012 at 1:09 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I am definitely not ready for school to start ,because it is my first year of middle school!!!! I am also really scared about lockers ,and making new friends!!!!!!!!!

August 16, 2012 at 1:50 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I start school in 6 days and I'm not ready!!!!!

August 16, 2012 at 1:53 PM  
Anonymous dolphin00 said...

i dont know. i love vaca but i cant wait for brock!!! (3 day, 2 night field trip)

August 16, 2012 at 2:33 PM  
Anonymous Braless Gurl said...

icant wait for middle school but im still a little worried to. any advice on what i can do to survive middle school?

August 16, 2012 at 3:16 PM  
Anonymous Braless Gurl said...

plz answer my question, i need it answered b 4 middle school starts! my school one and the one about bras

August 16, 2012 at 3:17 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Yeah, I can't wait to see my crush again! I haven't seen him since June!

August 16, 2012 at 3:57 PM  
Anonymous Pinkadink said...

I wish that summer would never end beacause I do not want to work and study again, but I am very excited for 8th grade.

August 16, 2012 at 4:10 PM  
Anonymous so-so said...

I like my school but I do miss summer.... a LOT

August 16, 2012 at 4:21 PM  
Anonymous Icygirl;) said...

I'm super exited! I love back to school shopping! Its so fun! Getting a jansport back pack :)

August 16, 2012 at 5:03 PM  
Anonymous Faith said...

Don't worry! It's not that bad ok maybe the first time it's akward The first time you change but it gets better! If you really don't like changing in front of the other girls then you can always go in a bathroom stall, that's what I did the first couple time. And lockers seem hard but after about 2 times opening your locker it's like a second nature

August 16, 2012 at 5:16 PM  
Anonymous Faith said...

Be yourself it may sound cheesy but don't be some one your not! I worried so much about middle school because it was all new to me but after the first day I was a pro that's my advise also stick with your friends

August 16, 2012 at 5:20 PM  
Anonymous Warrior Fireheart said...

I don't want to go back to school, last year was the worst year of my life! There was one girl who everyone loved but she was really mean, like Hawkfrost from warriors(everyone veiwed him as a good warrior, but he was evil). She would pick on me, and my friends, who worshiped her, would not even care. Anyone know what to do?

August 16, 2012 at 7:39 PM  
Anonymous Twigs said...

For people who have questions about starting middle school. I'm going into 8th grade now and can't wait. For 6th graders it might be tough. Locker rooms can be weird. But you will get used to changing in front of people. Making friends is easy, in you first class you can just talk to the person next you and say something like "I wonder what it will be like in middle school." Hope i can help :)

August 16, 2012 at 7:41 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I CAN'T WAIT FOR SCHOOL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

August 16, 2012 at 9:39 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

How old are you Confuzzeld. It depends on your age. If you're abouve ten I think you should get freedom! Talk to your parents in a non whiny way. Tell them how you feel.

August 16, 2012 at 9:43 PM  
Anonymous Cuitcake123 said...

@ The first anonymous

I'm going into grade 7 too! I'm absolutely petrified of getting changed in the locker rooms! I can't even get changed in front of my mom!!!! Ah!!! WHAT DO WE DO????

August 16, 2012 at 10:44 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

What I think I'm gonna do for gym is wear a long cami under my shirt and wear "boy short" underwear (A type of underwear that goes a little bit onto your legs sort of like short-shorts but made of underwear material) so I'm more covered up.

August 17, 2012 at 12:50 AM  
Anonymous Ashley said...

im in 7th grade 2
i <3 summer but i was sooooooooo bored
rite now im homeschooled but i mite go 2 public school nxt semester
ive never been 2 public school and im really nervous
any advice?

August 17, 2012 at 10:43 AM  
Anonymous MeMe said...

Girls who don't want to change in locker rooms...
It's okay! Lots of people are insecure when it comes to changing, so chances are everyone will be looking towards the lockers, or at your face. If you still feel uncomfortable, then I suggest wearing a tank or a cami under your shirt. And also, you can always change in the bathroom.

FOR WARRIOR FIREHART
When she's being mean, try to stand up for yourself and not let it get to you. If your friends don't do anything, ask them why later. Also I suggest making new friends around your school. I don't mean that you should break up with your old friends, though, unless they start being mean.

August 17, 2012 at 12:47 PM  
Anonymous MeMe said...

To Ashley:

Relax! Don't worry, public school probably won't take much time to get used to. In your first day of class, find a nice person you might want to be friends with, and ask her how things work out at the school. She can help you, and who knows, you might also become friends!

August 17, 2012 at 12:49 PM  
Anonymous MeMe said...

Oh, and I can't wait for school to start:) It's going to be really fun, even though I wish summer was a little longer...

August 17, 2012 at 12:51 PM  
Anonymous lillypilly said...

I live in Australia and right now its winter and we're still at school. :(

I lived in America for 4 years and I loved how the summer holidays were 3 months! Here they are only 1 and a half months.

August 17, 2012 at 8:46 PM  
Anonymous Emmy said...

I just cant wait!! Ive been waiting since i got on that bus and went home!

August 17, 2012 at 10:59 PM  
Anonymous Laura said...


Hey girls,
My crush used to like me before but then once I told my friends that I love him and they started spreading rumors , that probably freaked him out and now he doesn't like me.
So what can I do now get his attention? And did you ever face this?

August 18, 2012 at 7:22 AM  
Anonymous Mia said...

Hi PLS girls! I'm kind of worried about going back to school because I really hairy legs and none of my friends do.What shall I do? Please help!

August 18, 2012 at 12:21 PM  
Anonymous Beth said...

laura hi! this has happened to me before! you're not alone. maybe the boy just wants to be friends which isn't the end of the world even if it may seem like it! one day just talk to him either face to face or send him a text but don't hide behind you're friends! just lay it all out there and tell him the truth! 99% he'll give you an answer of whats up(: good luck and remember that you're beautiful no matter what he says! <3333 love you PLS girls!

August 18, 2012 at 7:30 PM  
Anonymous Beth said...

Mia don't worry ! If you don't want to start shaving your legs or if you can't then don't! don't worry about what your friends say if they comment on it act like it doesn't bother you and they'll drop it! if you want to start shaving ask your mom (((: <33

August 18, 2012 at 7:33 PM  
Anonymous Perfectly Pinkish! said...

Hey my names Kelsey! (Purple panda on here, but I'm changing it to perfectly pinkish! Anyways, I was so disorganized. And I'm not ready at all

August 19, 2012 at 12:31 AM  
Anonymous Perfectly Pinkish! said...

You're parents are treating you like a six year old, I'm sorry but it's the truth. What is you're age, if you're older than 10 this is completely ridiculous. You should mature, and well behaved, and you're parents should give you respect and space. Parents worry too much, and if you live in a big town, than I kinda understand but if you're with you're 15 year old brother? Come on, seriously! Ask them, I've been thinking, I don't understand why you wont let me go to my friends house. They are nice, and I would like to have more of a social life since i don't go to school. I love spending time with you, but playing with kids my own age makes me happy, and I know everything you do is to keep me happy and safe, so why not let me do this. It's something I really want, so please think about it?
That seems mature and a good answer for kinda strict parents. "no offense"

August 19, 2012 at 12:38 AM  
Anonymous Perfectly Pinkish! said...

OMG! Two things, if she is like the bratty popular girl... And your friends like her.. There not your friends. And if this is just a little group of friends, then completely ignore her. Only talk to your other friends. Then if she asked you why you're ignoring her say "why do you care, I'm not being mean to you, like you are to me, if you're not nice I don't want to interact with you in anyway. Maybe if you stop making me feel like trash, we can be friends. Then walk away.

August 19, 2012 at 12:42 AM  
Anonymous Perfectly Pinkish! said...

I don't want to go back to school. A girl in my class thinks we're best friends when we're not. She easily starts drama, like if I don't sit next to her at lunch, she'll spread rumors, and get a bunch of girls to think g I'm a horrible friend when im not. I forgot to add that I'm going into sixth grade (middle school) and I can't afford to be dealing with drama. I don't know how to ditch her. And ignoring, and try not being around her won't work. PS. If this problem sound familiar, I wrote a much more confusing post in "how do you know if you're good at something"
Pink locker girls, please help. And if you need more info on my prob, to help solve it, just ask.
Try to think pink!

August 19, 2012 at 12:55 AM  
Anonymous Laura said...

Thanks Beth for your beautiful advice.

His friends say that he likes me but when I talk to him there's a weird look in his face. What can I take it as???

August 19, 2012 at 2:42 AM  
Anonymous Pinkadink said...

Ikr!!!!!!

August 19, 2012 at 12:44 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

He's embarrassed. Maybe because he likes you, or because it's awkward because he doesnt like you (sorry!) or he knows his friends told you, and he doesn't know what to do in this awkward situation

August 19, 2012 at 2:37 PM  
Anonymous Confuzzled said...

@anonymous who helped me:
Thanks. I'm 12. :)

August 20, 2012 at 11:12 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i can't wait to start school again because I can gossip with my friends!!

August 20, 2012 at 8:51 PM  
Anonymous Pandymandy! said...

Not gossiping bad I hope? Right........?

August 20, 2012 at 11:26 PM  
Anonymous PinkGurl said...

Just can't wait for school to start!!!

August 21, 2012 at 6:28 AM  
Anonymous Icygirl;) said...

My school started! Tommorow is the fourth day of school! PE was awesime. We had to run our footbal field and baseball field and it was easier than i thought!

August 22, 2012 at 11:56 PM  
Anonymous Cutiecake123 said...

My school starts in 2 weeks on September 4th! SO excited but terrified at the same time! Grade 7!!!!

August 23, 2012 at 11:06 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I am so excited for school because I am going into 5th grade and school starts on my birthday, Sept. 4!!! But I am also excited cuz this is the first year that I get my very own locker!!! :D

August 24, 2012 at 9:05 AM  
Anonymous Beth said...

Laura,

There are two reasons that could be why he has a weird look on his face-
Option A- good news! he likes you but is embarrased! he probably wants you to make the first move!!

Option B- his friends are joking around (boys are mostly immature) and he doesnt really like you. Dont get upset maybe one of his friends likes you! new boys will come along i promise! If this happens the best thing to is MOVE ON (: it may be hard but you can do it!

If he's awkward in person try texting him, but dont let texting be the only way to talk to him!

love you all and THINK PINK<3333333
xoxoxoxoxoxox

August 24, 2012 at 9:23 PM  
Anonymous Laura said...

Thanx again Beth.

Some days ago I talked to him a bit, then we had a big fight. I called him something bad and then he started talking like go away, you're annoying. He's used to hearing that stuff from me and he knows I was just being sarcastic. Then a friend came in between and gave some wise advice after hearing everything. My crush thinks that he'll find someone who's perfect, better than me, and I said that I'll have to forget him ( he already knows that I love him) and that he's not the one. He never liked any girl and somehow a part of me hates him now.

However, did I do the right thing, or was that mean? I think I should move on, but it's hard to forget him. What shall I do?

August 25, 2012 at 5:47 AM  
Anonymous Juliett said...

Never be nervous on your first day of school because everybody else is feeling the same way:)

August 25, 2012 at 9:43 PM  
Anonymous Perfectly pinkish! said...

Hey Laura! I am gonna be completely honest. Boys are well, um lets get say they have cooties"
They are immature, and they don't realize how words really hurt girls. There was a guy who was kinda cute, not a lot, but he made fun of me. I always thought he was mean. Then I started to like him, and I thought the only reason he made fun of me was because he liked me. Then I realized his jokes were real, and not "youre so stupid" lol. They were ones that were meant to hurt. Now I have the best friend ever, and he is a guy, we joke around and call each other names, but we laugh about, and hang out after school. Plus he lives 2 houses away :)
Think pink Laura, and don't burry him in the back of you're brain, don't think about the bad times of you're long gong friendship, or the good. Just think that, he wasn't lucky enough to know that he should of treated you better even if he loved you or was just friends. Just hang out with the girls for now, and ask them for no boy drama!
<3 perfectly pinkish!

August 25, 2012 at 11:22 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I want go back to school. I like the learning but not really interested in kids in school. Most of my friend (including my best friend but she live right next to me) go to different school districts or are home schooled. Most friend are from my theater but the next production doesn't start to October, so probably won't get see them but once or twice a week until them until then.

However, my school has very good academics and I really enjoy school projects since get to use a lot of technology (ipads!). I can't wait to do American History because I am a history pro. I also want to school start because the choir I am start the week school start and I might also take ballet/jazz classes. Plus, every week after school start,the audition for my theater's Christmas production.

Plus, I totally updated my wardrobe and i been working a being more creative and trendy (last year school clothes were basically solid colored tees and jeans and gray hoodies because it only 2 year since start wearing school uniform after them since i was 4). I went to mall mom ( rare!) and I got some american eagle and abercrombie and fitch clothes! Plus since, i been getting taller and loosing a bit of weight so everybody keeps saying that look skinnier!

So I having mixed feeling, but over all I am ready for something new.

August 26, 2012 at 10:57 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Nope because I don't know anyone in my classes. :( and the people that are there wear heavy makeup and I don't and I feel really embarrassed because I really need makeup to hide my sits.

August 27, 2012 at 1:03 PM  
Anonymous a small flower said...

perfectly pinkish,
who knows, in middle school you to might not even have the same lunch! but if you do, i suggest not sitting by her, if she asks why or starts spreading rumors, tell her that you sometimes want to sit with other friends. if she still spreads rumors, ignore them. anyine whos a good friend wont believe them and stick by your side. also, you could tell her that if she spreads rumors about you, shes not a very good friend.

August 29, 2012 at 12:12 PM  
Anonymous a small flower said...

i personally cant wait for school to start! i am going into 7th grade (my first year of middle school!) and im really excited! i know some girls are nervouse about lockerrooms, but do you know what? everyone in the entire school has to change in the locker rooms! i dont know why, but going into a differnt school doesnt scare me, it excites me!

August 29, 2012 at 12:19 PM  
Anonymous Abbie said...

i look forward going back to school because there is a lot going to happen and i just can't wait to go back to school!

August 29, 2012 at 1:10 PM  
Anonymous Perfectly Pinkish said...

Thanks a small flower!

August 30, 2012 at 12:14 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Braless Gurl,
Don't worry! At the very beginning of Middle school everything seems very big and scary but as the year goes on it all kinda seems normal. You know all those scary stories about middle school? Well they are not true. I promise! All you have to do to survive is stay organized and stick with your friends!

You will be fine

August 31, 2012 at 7:27 AM  
Anonymous emily said...

I'm so excited to go back to school! I'm going into the seventh grade and I'm a big nervous. My best friend is a boy and our parents don't really like us hanging out outside of school because they think we're dating (we're not) so I'm excited to see him finally at school :)

August 31, 2012 at 3:38 PM  
Anonymous perfectlypinkish said...

4 1/2 days until I start school, going into my final year! of primary school!

September 1, 2012 at 7:41 AM  
Anonymous Haley's brothers always come said...

I don't want school to start because my BFF is going to a different school than me. But thats not the worst part whenever my mom takes me school clothes shopping she has to take one of my brothers along so I can't ask for a cup bra cuz I need one.


Plz help

September 2, 2012 at 4:12 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

im readdy for school and to make some new friends

September 2, 2012 at 11:30 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Whats primary school?

September 3, 2012 at 12:33 AM  
Anonymous Perfectly pinkish! said...

2 days til middle school!

September 3, 2012 at 12:35 AM  
Anonymous dorkygirl^-^ said...

i LURRRRV school!!!!! + im going in2 middle school!!! >·< :P ^-^

September 3, 2012 at 12:19 PM  
Anonymous Tiffany said...

where i live you go from primary school to secondary school. and i'm starting secondary school tommorow !! AARGH !! i'm probably going to have to wait for my friends to arrive because i arrive quite early. What am i going to do in the middle of all these big kids - and what if i get lost !! SCARY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

September 3, 2012 at 2:56 PM  
Anonymous ladyadoable101 said...

ON SEPTEMBER 6TH I WILL BE GOING TO 7TH GRADE AND IM SUPER PUMPED!!!!!! ;]

September 3, 2012 at 3:00 PM  
Anonymous YOLO said...

ok so i have 2 help my friend (name or names are changed 4 privacy reasons) Annie. Annie had a HUGE crush on this guy named Ken. This year Ken changed skools. Annie is heartbroken. Shes always saying "my life is terrible!" and stuff like that. Me and my other friend Kat are like "you will get over him". But she says "but its true luv" im not sure if Ken even liked Annie. We always tell her there are more guys out there and stuff like that but she says "but i want Ken"! How can i convince her 2 get over him??? Any1 got any suggestions??? Oh yeah, and we are 11.

September 5, 2012 at 4:49 PM  
Anonymous basketballgal said...

I am in love with school!(I homeschool,though.)

September 6, 2012 at 10:31 PM  
Anonymous cutiepie4eversophie said...

I guess both cuz im in 8th grade and i cant wait til graduation!! And i waz really lookin forward to seeing my friends. But the other half of me really didnt want summer to end
**ygg**

September 11, 2012 at 8:54 PM  
Anonymous sparkling hawk said...

i like going to school and am glad it is back !i was bored toward the end of summer

September 15, 2012 at 12:32 AM  
Anonymous sparkling hawk said...

you could try and see if any1 likes her and if so tell her, yolo. you could do something fun with her and try to get her to have fun.

September 15, 2012 at 12:35 AM  
Anonymous MeMe said...

to YOLO:

If you try to convince her to get over him, she might get upset. It might take awhile, but eventually she will. In the mean time, be nice, maybe have a girl's night. Or, you could try to get her to talk to Ken if she really wants to.
Hope I helped!

September 28, 2012 at 12:54 PM  

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