3.05.2009

i'm super bad at math, but i think this adds up to "motherhood"

Hours I've been awake: 3

Times I've taken Clark potty: 3

Number of outfits Clark has worn so far today: 3

Number of outfits Alice has worn so far today: 2

Number of outfits I have worn so far today: still in my pajamas

Number of hair accessories tried on myself: 1

Number I am actually wearing: 1

Number of hair accessories tried on Alice: 5

Number she is actually wearing: 0

Number of things spit into my hand so far: 3 (cereal, a chewed-up jumbo sized crayon, and actual spit)

Cups of coffee: 2.5

Times Clark has told me "Nutcrackers are scary": about 6

Times Clark has told me "I'm hungry mommy": oh, dozens (He is going through a hungry phase and has eaten more than I have today.)

Books read out loud: 1 (Go Dog, Go)

Books Clark has gotten in trouble for coloring in: 1 (Go Dog, Go)

Markers taken away from Clark: 3 (And I hear him getting into them again as I write this.)

Number of times Clark has barged in and woken Alice up as I was getting her to drift off to sleep: 2

Hours until Luke gets home: 7

And he wonders what I do all day.

7 comments:

  1. Ha! Motherhood is certainly a wild ride!

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  2. Math is an amazing thing...mix it with motherhood of young children and I swear it equates to calculus or differential equations or something.

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  3. This will keep me smiling all day. Some days, it's just too scary to do the math. I'm not sure I want to know what it all adds up to!

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  4. This is hysterical and will make me smile as I A.) remove markers from my suspicious 1 yr. old B.) collect food items in my hand and C.) get relentless requests for snacks all day long. Thanks for a good start to my morning.

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  5. Those numbers are priceless. All of them made me smile and wish I was home with my little ones, less the spitting things in hair item. lol

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  6. Love it - I'm right there with you!

    Jamie

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