Is this my third post this week? That may be a record around here lately!
The day after Memorial Day, my husband left for a 3-week business trip, leaving me with our 18mo and 4yo. Alone. Outnumbered.
Since hiding under the bed for 3 weeks wasn’t an option, we just jumped in with both feet. It looked something like this:
480: hours in total (really? that’s all??)
400: hours spent on 2 bathroom renovations (may be *slightly* exaggerated)
60: meals served
4: solo pool trips
2: BBQs attended
2: number of times lawn was mowed with non self-propelled mower (what? that’s an accomplishment!)
2: Farmer’s market excursions
1: Pennsylvania bridal shower (3 hours in the car each way)
1: Preschool Closing Ceremony
Also, I completed and worked on several revisions of a new manuscript and started drafting out another.
You’ll notice “blogging” didn’t make the cut.
With the exception of a few post/commitments I already had scheduled, blogging fell to the wayside.
But he’s back, and we’ve shifted back into our two-parent routine, and my head is not quite as Poltergeist-spinny-ish.
Which is good.
Bless those of you who are single parents.
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