Things around here have been crazy yet again. L went camping with his mother, stepfather and our oldest daughter and the whole trip turned into a disaster. It's a long story and since it involves other family members I will just say that I was extremely proud of L for how well he handled the stress of that whole ordeal. He was able to make sure that it didn't affect our daughter and that she still had a great time fishing, hiking and just being outdoors.
It was two days after they came home from their trip though when he had had a chance to relax that the stress finally caught up with him full force and we dealt with a few difficult days last week. On top of that I have been busy at work, with the exchange students I am responsible for (two had be be moved to new families and that meant lots of paperwork, home visits and making sure everyone was feeling okay), and of course our two girls.
Our youngest was diagnosed with eczema which I had hoped would not be passed down from me to the kids. But it's been getting worse so I've been tending to her more. And then today is our oldest birthday! I can't believe she is 4 years old already!
I will try to be better at blogging (and tweeting). This time of the year is always difficult for L but more about that in the coming days.
I, personally, LOVE birthdays. L, not so much. In fact, he could go without celebrating it all together (as long as he gets cake and present...
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Today's guestblogger is Steven. You can find him on twitter as @EatsShootsEdits . He also blogs on his own blog 'The Emperor has no ...