Today is son's last day of band camp. A pretty clever idea. All the 5th graders in our school district go. They went from learning which way is up on their instrument to actually playing a little 'concert' today for the teachers! Son's instrument of choice is a trumpet. Now let me tell you, those things are
I hit a bird this morning while shuttling the kids to camp. Was just a grackle, but now I've killed two things this summer... a humongous turtle and now the bird. It never feels good.
I could tell you that Lisi got a nice bath and haircut yesterday, but I won't.
The kids are
I'm going to a Pampered Chef party on Monday. Anyone need anything? Or something that you think I couldn't live without?
Here in the fine Dairyland state, there is a huge demand for the state park camping places. You see yesterday, I had to book for our annual Door County trip since it was 11 months exactly until we go again. I call the literal moment they open. And as I hemmed and hawed over which sites the lady says on the phone, 'hurry, they are going right now'. You've got to be kidding! There are people as crazy as us trying to book sites 11 months early? Yep.
I had a lesson this week. It really is better to give than receive. I felt it. And it was wonderful.
There's about three places I'd love to be at right now. But soon it'll be our turn to go....
The timer is beeping....