I really try to see the beauty and the amazing in my daily life.
But. The truth is . . . I find the funny instead. Which can be really beautiful too, you know.
So, anyway. Tonight, I really gave it up good. I did the absolute amazing.
And, I'm not talking about the lovin' either. Although that would be amazing too.
Let me say, that as usual, my giving stemmed from guilt.
I sent my husband off to the doctor with my little girl who I had already diagnosed as having an ear infection. Poor girl.
I was stuck with the boy child crying out his father's name, "Eliot! Eliot! Eliot! Ellliiiooot!" [Literally. He was calling out his father's name.] He was wailing outside. As I smuggled him back into the house. And, for another fifteen minutes while in the house.
I was so sweet. I finally got my boy to warm back up to me.
So, as my boy settled to watch his video a couple of times, I did the amazing!
I prepared dinner. While cleaning the kitchen. Which entailed doing the dishes.
I couldn't believe it.
So, of course, when my husband came home with Faith, I did my "Vanna White" walk through the kitchen showing off my accomplishments.
He says, "Uh-oh. Do I need to take you to the doctor too?" [as he blinks in unbelief]
Yes, Baby, I know. I'm scared too.