3am - EJ comes into our room complaining she can't sleep...I take her back to her room and lay down with her for 5 minutes until she does and I end up falling asleep next to her. Proceed to get kicked, punched and pushed around by a 4 year old for 2 hours.
5:00 - Finally get up and go back to my bed. Don't ask why I didn't do this earlier.
5:30 - Get up, shower and get dressed
5:35 - Walk into M's room. He smiles and sits up. Get M dressed while my wife showers and gets dressed.
5:50 - Finally get EJ out of bed and start trying to get her dressed
6:50 - Leave our house. Yes it took 1 hour for EJ to get dressed/fed.
6:50 - 8:00 - Drive to the airport in the rain and traffic with kids screaming in the back seat.
8:00 - 8:30 - Check in and go through security (kids sitting in strollers and somewhat calm)
8:30 - 9:15 - Chase M & EJ around terminal hoping to burn off some energy.
9:15 - Announcement that plane is broken and we will be delayed (NNNNNNOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!)
9:20 - Announcement that we are switching gates and getting on another plane (YESSSSS!)
9:25 - Board Plane
9:45 - 12:45pm EST - Wrestle with M for 2 hours straight
12:45 - 1:45 - Get luggage and rental car
1:45 - 3:45 - Drive to Hilton Head from Charleston...everyone else in the car sleeps.
3:45 - Arrive in Hilton Head. Chug first beer.
What part of that sounds relaxing and rejuvenating? We are on a trip.
|Slides at the end of a long day.|
|EJ doing some prep work for her next round of questions.|
|Why am I the only one looking at the camera and smiling?|