Today needs a plan. It is only breakfast time, and yet the goal "Do not go slap out of mind" is setting the bar TOO HIGH.
I thought about going to Target, because Target is always a soothing balm unto my soul, but...five children.
I could take them to the park, but the twins are getting their 5-year pictures taken tomorrow, and Edward already has a scrape on his cheekbone and a bug bite on his forehead, and I feel like that is my limit for facial injuries.
I made myself a challenge, a boring and depressing challenge but a challenge nevertheless, to see how many loads of laundry I could get done---and right out of the gate discovered I'd left a load in the washer and would need to re-run it. "That's going to cost her, Becky." "You got that right, Jim. We'll have to see if she can make up the time by shaving some minutes off the next wash cycle."
Life-improving products, part 4 - (Continued from part 1, part 2, and part 3.) Stearns Youth Life Vest (photo from Amazon.com). I’d been too scared to take the kids to any body of water oth...