Wednesday, October 05, 2011

A mom's work really IS never done.

Yesterday was like the busiest day from hell ever. And that is not a complaint. It was just, extremely busy. And this is my life. I love us.

My schedule yesterday:
7 a.m. - alarm goes off. I get out of bed.
7:10 a.m. - pour cereal for three kids.
7:20 a.m. - change Gamma's first poopy diaper.
7:30 a.m. - drink some tea
7:45a.m - get myself and children dressed, teeth brushed
8 a.m. - pack Eric a healthy lunch
8:15 a.m. - head out the door.
8:20 a.m - drop Eric off at school.
8:40 a.m. - arrive at post office. mail some packages.
9:15 a.m. - come back home and change another diaper. have a granola bar. Make a few sandwiches to feed Lily and Gams later.
9:45 a.m.  - head to Lily's ballet school.
9:55 a.m. - drop Lily off at ballet.
10:05 a.m. - arrive at toy store. Pick out gift for almost 2 year old nephew.
10:30 a.m. - chase some ducks and geese with Gamma.
10:45 a.m. - retrieve Lily from Ballet.
11 a.m. - Lily's 4 year physical.
12 p.m. - Lily's 4 year vaccinations.
12:15 p.m. - pick up little brother. give kid's sandwiches. In the car. Husband will not like this.
12:40 p.m. - drop brother off at social security office
1 p.m. - arrive at target pharmacy
2:35 p.m. - finally get Eric's meds.
2:55 p.m - get brother, drive as fast as I can home.
3:15 p.m. - find Eric walking home from school.
3:25 p.m. - finally sit down at home. Kids are hungry. Get up. Get kids a snack.
4 p.m. - try to straighten out house. Start dinner.
5 p.m. - sit down on couch and fall asleep.
6 p.m. - serve dinner. Husband gets home.
6:30 p.m. - demand that husband does dishes, which he doesn't
6:45 p.m - take shower. ahhh.
7:30 p.m - get kid's ready for bed. brush their teeth. pajamas...etc.
8:30 p.m. - read Lily a book and turn on her light.
9 p.m. - read Gam a book and turn off his light.
9:30 p.m. - try to hug Eric and find out his ear is swollen. crap. Send him to bed with tylenol.
10p.m - sit down and try to knit but am too exhausted. Gamma comes down stairs and climbs in husband's lap.
11p.m. - fall asleep on cuddle watching t.v. with husbandface.
11:15 p.m. - climb in my bed and fall asleep.

*sigh* Is it friday yet?

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