Tough as nails

August 25, 2012

Together, they are like a category 4 hurricane – Sustained winds of 131-155 mph; heavy, irreparable damage, power loss for weeks – yes, they can…

Both of them are going to their grandparent’s house for the weekend. Alison and I are going out this evening to do some food and wine tasting – lots of wine tasting, I hope. I’m in need of quiet. No kids. No constant chatter and whining and complaining. Just some grown-up time – maybe talk about something other than the whereabouts of Leah’s retainer, or the state of Mae’s straw hair… Anything but that…

I love Mae more than anything I can think of – but there are times when I think my chest is going to cave in from all the stress she causes…

I am going to thoroughly enjoy the next 30 hours. Let the fun begin…