The kids were up at 3 am crying for no apparent reason. I went in and got C back to sleep, then MG wanted me to snuggle with her, and after I had been in there for an hour (total, between the two of them) I told her it was time for her to go to sleep, then went back to bed.
Just as I drifted off to sleep again, MG was in the hallway, crying and "scared." I told BJ that he needed to deal with her, because I was about to
The hardest part of parenting, for me, is the lack of sleep and the interrupted sleep and the energetic kids bouncing me out of bed at 7 am and the kids in my bed pinning me in whatever position they found me in so that I wake up stiff and sore and oh for the love of GOD will you two little cretins just let me SLEEP already?????
Needless to say, today has been a horrible day - they're both fussy from missing about an hour of sleep, and I have no patience because I'm tired and I have a headache.
We skipped a tea party this morning because they're stuffy - there were going to be babies at the tea party and I didn't want to get the babies sick.
All I can say is, thank God for Allison. She's already been exposed to whatever random cold we're incubating, and she'll be here in about 5 minutes.
Is it bad form if I cackle, "SUCKER!" and run when she pulls up?
* eBay Day - (n) - the sort of day where I'm writing the ad copy and looking for pictures to sell them on eBay.