Archive for July 31st, 2008


I’m always amazed at how long the day seems when I’m doing something out of the ordinary. I remember when I used to run support groups at Ele’s Place the time between 5:30 and 9:00 seemed like it flashed by but when we didn’t have group for some reason that time seemed like it lasted so much longer. The same applies to when it’s a weekday but I’m not at work (assuming that I don’t spend the day in bed, that is…).

Today before 12:30 p.m. I’d gotten up, had coffee, watched a Sonic the Hedgehog movie, worked on a knitting project several times, went to breakfast, drew pictures with crayons on a placemat with Doodlebutt, talked to sixteen billion people on the phone, gone to walmart, and managed to snap several photos documenting the day. After that the madness continued with a mid afternoon snuggle nap with my favorite one year old, more phone calls, a few zillion e-mails, a few hours of Nickelodeon, a walk to the park, playing on the jungle gym, a trip to get dinner, back to my brother’s house to eat dinner, and two full episodes of So You Think You Can Dance (with a few tears… sniff). And… it’s only 10:30. That’s crazy. I’m a little bit exhausted frankly.

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