A weekend! Catch up days: catching up on work and quality-time-snuggles with my children. Well, that’s the idea anyway.
Today is Saturday. The sink is full of dishes that nobody wants to do. The week’s worth of laundry has piled up and up, and last week’s laundry is still waiting to be folded. There are toys all over, and cleaning needs to happen. However,
Today is Saturday. I brought home a bag full of grading to do, and next week’s plans are still just shells. But, like most Saturdays, my plan doesn’t pan out.
Today is Saturday. After a week of packing lunches and sending everyone on their merry way to schools and babysitters, I can’t wait so spend quality time with my 3 kids. But, like most Saturdays, we spend the greater part of the day trying to remember how to all get along in our shared space.
Today is Saturday. Like most Saturdays, I spend the morning grumbling about the mess, trying to plan my day, and attempting to catch up on some relaxation. Then, like most Saturdays, the afternoon finds me realizing I just need to get my act together. Duh. Finally my Saturday feels like a weekend. Meeting a friend to exercise, getting my grocery shopping done, sitting down to just color with my children, giving baths, reading Harry Potter to my sleepy snuggly kids before bed. . . Today is Saturday!