Right now my son is chasing one of our dogs. He’s screaming at the top of his lungs “OOOOGA BOOOGA BOOOGA!” and they’re both having a ball. My two year old daughter is standing next to me, crying because she can’t find Woody’s hat. My husband, freshly home from his business trip, seems to be hiding upstairs.
I have already changed a diaper, doled out juice and some food, cleaned dog pee off the floor, emptied two garbage cans, put on a load of laundry, bickered with my husband about a house he’s in love with that I do NOT want to pursue, and poured a cup of coffee that remains untouched.
Did I mention it’s 7:56am?
My coffee is now cold.
In a few moments I will get the kids dressed, pack my son’s school bag and race them out the door. My coffee will likely still be right where it is now, untouched. I never get to drink my coffee! It drives me nuts! Every time I sit down there is a crisis… an injury, a complaint, a spill, an injustice… something that forces me to pop back up and referee/clean/kiss or fix the problem.
Anyway, in honour of my love of coffee, and in light of how rarely I get to actually ENJOY it, I have a giveaway today for you, my lovely readers. Yes, that’s right! My first giveaway! I’m so excited, and I hope you’ll come check it out.
Visit the link below to the new HYSTERICALLY EVER AFTER Facebook page for your chance to win a $25 Starbucks card! Whoo hoo! All the details and contest rules are over there, so come check it out!!
Happy Friday, everyone!! Thanks for joining me and I hope you have a wonderful and caffeine-filled weekend!