7:00. Snuggle.8:00. She thinks that if she shows me, we can pretend she’s allowed to play with this.
9:00. A friend stops by with some “get well soon” goodies for me and the kids, including wine and chocolate.
10:00. Jayce steps away from the tv and I show him his surprise.
Sometimes he shares, sometimes he doesn’t.
11:00. Stickers and activity books.
12:00. Living room chaos.
1:00. Hot lunch.
2:00. Chapstick attacks: Hannah-2, Chapstick-0.
3:00. Scissors and watching.
5:00. Running. Rolling her arms like in “Pat A Cake” while she runs.6:00. Dinner. Genuinely excited about the salad.
7:00. Hanna finds my hat and the mirror.8:00. I suddenly feel terrible, skip the kids’ baths, let Jayce lay on the couch with me and play Angry Birds, and eventually I put him to bed and fall asleep alongside him for the night.
Chris went home on Thursday to attend the funeral of his sweet sweet Grandma Louise. The kids were sick and I was super sick, so we had to send him alone.
These photos are from Saturday, home all day, bored but busy, playing, snuggling, resting, and eager for daddy to return.