My husband came home last night exhausted and frustrated by the day he’d had at work. He said, “Today sucked. I pretty much had a lot of things in progress, but none of it is done.” My reply was not a sympathetic, “Oh, sweetie, let me rub your shoulders and help you forget about your day.” It was a very honest and immediate response of, “Yeah. That pretty much describes my life.” ...more
Do you remember a while back when that email was circulating with the joke on it about how a man's bedtime routine differs from a woman's? He says he's going to bed, he brushes his teeth, gets into his PJ's, turns out the light and he's out. She says she's going to bed and then finds 100 things that still need doing before she turns in.
Such is my life.
All he asked for was a glass of iced tea. That's all. A two minute task at best, right?!
I keep a to-do list. Check-marks for what has been completed and
everything. I've never been one to keep a planner, I guess I fell out
of that in junior high, maybe because I don't get one for free anymore.