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July 08, 2011



I've got a million of 'em.

But the one that's plaguing me at THIS EXACT MINUTE, with the sun beating down to the tune of 90 degrees, is this:

Why is it that--after 45 minutes of trying to get my boys dressed in swimsuits, appropriately shod, covered in sunscreen, and moving in the direction of the front door, I screech, "This is YOUR LAST CHANCE to go to the pool," wait an appropriate interval, get dressed again, and go lie down to read a book--they will still look shocked and whine, "But aren't we going to the pool?"

midlife mommy

I know some adults who still have selective hearing. Thanks for the story!

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