Dad and Mom get up and get ready
kiss Dad goodbye as he heads out the door to Library Land
Guthrie wakes up and is wholly ticked off she's the only one in bed, but then she sees Lt. O'Riley at the foot of the bed and is alright.
morning nursing and graham cracker for Gus, changing diaper, getting dressed
brushing teeth and putting in ponytails
pack up diaper bag and work stuff. Guthrie and I have multiple bags to get through our day
tell Guthrie to go find her hat and coat
she's got her hat, but is distracted by something invisible to the grown up eye
mom gets her back on track.
tell Guthrie to find her shoes. she can only find one. crap.
still hunting for matching white tennis shoe
found it! now we must put all the accessories on. crap.
out the door to Gramma's house
Guthrie climbs stairs to Gramma's house
breakfast at Gramma's. scrambled egg for Guthrie and oatmeal for mom and Gramma. nurse a little bit.
mom heads out the door to work and Guthrie and Gramma head out for the North Liberty Tot Lot
Gus and I do our respective work. Me a Chemistry book, Gus absorbing the universe
Gus is having a tough day so I stop working early and go pick her up. She's asleep on the couch w/ Gramma when I get there. They are cozy. I get to relax for awhile. Do some nursing.
head home. Gus is a crabby crab.
snack of whole wheat peach bars and prunes. who doesn't love a prune as a snack?
laundry.dishes.picking up.dance party in the kitchen
phone call from dad. he's on his way home.
start dinner. pulled pork sandwiches. continue the dance party. nurse again.
phone call from dad. stuck in a snow bank on the Dubuque St. Exit. needs a shovel and Uncle Andrew.
start the process of getting out the door again (see )
pick up Uncle Andrew
finally get to dad. the streets are a mess. Gus has been asleep the whole time.
a good Samaritan pulls dad's car out of the snow with a chain. THANK YOU!
dinner sandwiches for the grown ups, cheesy toast for the toddler. oranges all around.
playing and The Terminator
bed and oh you guessed it- more nursing!
rinse and repeat (hopefully without the snow drift.)