We are NO fun. I have witnesses.
Last weekend the kids had LOTS of fun... we saw Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - ManOfTheHouse went to a football game - we (well, some of
In a few weeks we will be back at their house for another weekend - less action packed, but still fun I'm sure - because they will soon be leaving on a mission... 18 months without their brand of fun might kill my kids... but our house might be cleaner :) Yes, we will miss them terribly - but this is a good thing - this is a really good thing that they are doing and we know how quickly the 18 months went last time (for us... not necessarily for them).
I thought my kids were okay with all of this until we were between song-singing and lesson-learning... Grandma mentioned that they were going somewhere and my eight year old mustered all of her attitude to let it be known that she was NOT pleased with this. All she had to say was "Again"... in THAT tone of voice... I'm sure she'll survive... after all, she does have those OTHER grandparents:
Shoot - you KNOW that a regular parent would not allow you to use them as a surfboard... how's a girl supposed to compete with that???
Oh well, my turn will come... I can hardly wait (oh wait... I can wait... I can wait a LONG time...).
but when it DOES come, I am SO going to be serving cake for breakfast!
believe it or not - the images are actually my own today... well, sort of... a friend took the picture... but that IS my daughter and MY dad... that counts as mine right?