Grumpy about the holidays – day 19 (a spot of relief)

Whew. Both kids went to school today for the first time this week. I feel better too. I actually cleaned up the living room. I managed to get gifts to the right people at school. I remembered to get gift cards for my nieces and I even mailed them to California in time. I washed the dishes. I hid some gifts better than I had before. I went grocery shopping.


The kids felt well enough to go to this after-school party thing, from 4:30 to 7:00. Anthony actually came home from work early so we hit the post office and now we’re at a Mexican joint drinking ‘ritas and eating something that came in a lava bowl.

All hell will no doubt break loose tomorrow, but for now — aaaaaaah….