“Mommy, is tomorrow Christmas Eve?” Kid #2 asked, batting her lashes over her big, brown eyes.
Kid #1 ran into the kitchen and slid across the floor like Tom Cruise in Risky Business--but with his pants on. “Tomorrow is Christmas Eve Eve.”
“Huh?” She tilted her head to the side and scowled at Kid #1 like he was out of his mind.
I laughed and made another cup of coffee. The countdown had begun, and I needed more caffeine if I planned to survive.
Two days until Christmas and I have yet to buy groceries, vacuum, wrap, sign cards, or . . . gosh I’m sure there’s something else I’m forgetting. Oh well, it’ll come to me.
So many times today while I
Will they care if dust bunnies roll across the floor when they enter our home? Will they mind if there’s a fine layer of white dust covering all my furniture? They probably don’t mind, but I’m not going to give them the opportunity to notice any of those things.
I’m such a clean freak.
Tape! That's what I forgot. Tape. Well, I have to run out in the pouring rain now.
Make sure you take time to relax during this crazy holiday season, and make sure you enjoy the time with your family. That's all that matters. Smiling and laughing with the people you love.
Merry Christmas Eve Eve Eve. :-)