Today . . .
After I wait for Mike to get home from getting the space heaters since our furnace died last night. . .
After I go to the office to finish my performance review self-evaluation that's due on Monday . . .
After I take Andrew to get materials to make his paper plate Snowman for school (Be Creative! the school instructions read) . . .
After I buy stuff for 18 kindergarten Star Wars ("I want really cool ones, Mom") goodie bags for Andrew's birthday party at school . . .
After Mike and I try to make a dent in the numerous laundry piles throughout our house . . .
After I locate one adult white sock (read: clean with no holes) and one colored child sock for Andrew's other school project (should be easy, we're always finding sock singles) . . .
After I fill out Andrew's hot lunch order for school . . .
After Mike and I thoroughly examine Andrew's "Friday Folder" to see what else our kindergartner has due next week . . .
After I order the cake for Andrew's birthday party . . .
After I call Aunt Peggy in Iowa with the belated thank you for our Christmas gifts . . .
After I pack up Aunt Mary Lou's Christmas gift for shipment to California with a note apologizing that it's so late . . .
After we give the kids baths and put them to bed . . .
After I try to figure out what on earth am I going to wear to work tomorrow . . .
. . .then I will run!
Change of Pace (and Title)
2 years ago