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Sunday, May 13, 2007

week at a glance

This was a big week!
Friday May 4th: Sam's wedding... Joe gashed his toes apart and had to get 2 layers of stitches, didnt make it to his own brother's wedding reception till 9pm - he wasnt really in the mood to dance :(





Saturday: Kids' Houston birthday party - aaron's bday was the 3rd, charity's was the 7th... it made sense to have a party while all the cousins were together in houston. i also got to see some of my old friends from houston!!!



Sunday: drive back up to dallas.

Monday: Tried to make it normal. go to the gym - come home - uh oh! charity has pink eye- AGGHHHH!!!! Aaron goes to gymnastics... hurry quick to the dr. we have a busy week ahead! i hate having sick kids!

Tuesday: fighting to get eyedrops in charity's eyes... looks like aaron has bugars in his eyes! keep him home from school...marathon piano teaching day (from 2:30-8:30)false alarm on aaron - he is clear.

Wednesday: sanitize house, charity gymnastics, teach piano (from 3-6), running late but make it to achievement days father daughter activity (that is my calling)...

Thursday: (Kids' birthday party here). clean, make 2 cakes (technically, i made 3 batches of cupcakes), babysit neighbors kid, CRAZY water slide bounce house party 40+ kids and their moms!! it rained, did the pinata and treats in the garage... stopped raining kids got back on bounce house... big grassy muddy mess... nate is FINALLY walking!!!







Friday: clean, go to mother's day tea party at kindergarten, visit girlfriend (ya, i have to do something fun!) teach piano... make a movie for mothers' day, finish cleaning, aaron t-ball game

Saturday: nate woke up w/pink eye! quick sanitize house, babysit girlfriends 3 boys, take everyone to mcdonalds, do yard work, clean, make brownies and other treats for recital, make kids practice, get house set up for piano recital... piano recital i was SOO proud of aaron and charity! what sweeties for endulging their mom and taking piano so young and doing so well! they werent even shy! ps..oh my gosh, one of my older boys gave the NICEST tribute to his mom before he played! i SERIOUSLY cried! clean house finish family movie thing...





Sunday: RECOVER!!!!! i am so relieved that i have no more projects hanging over my head anymore! i feel like such a weight is off my head. here is a link to the movie i made my mom...

5 comments:

Jennifer said...

More like week in a whirl wind! No wonder why it had been a few days since your last post. You are awesome Em! Love all the pictures and the movie you made your mom. Kids are darling! You are SOOOOO SKINNY!!! Happy Mother's day!

The Farnsworth Family said...

You are a crazy women! Always on the go....thanks for a fun day today. Talk to you soon :)

Birchall Family said...

Sounds like a crazy week! Isn't so funny how much we can get acomplished once we assume the title of "Mom". I wish I lived by you..I would have you teach my kids piano!

The Driggs said...

Whoa! And did you squeeze "breathing" in there? Emily, you look AMAZINGLY gorgeous! You are so fit! I wouldn't be surprised if weeks like the one you just had were what kept you in shape, but knowing you, you are doing more then that! Okay, now go take a bubble bath...you deserve it!

Summer

Amy said...

busy week is an understatement....holy crap! Sorry I missed the party maybe next time:) I want meg to take piano from you next fall!