Irene and Mallory went to get school supplies late this afternoon. Included in the haul were some blank index cards which Mallory unearthed along with her new pencils and pencil case. After dinner, Irene and I were cleaning up and Mallory was busy with her new stuff.
I'm just saying it to mark the occasion so we know for next time when the last time was. I've said lots about this topic
already. Irene spent most of the day to day cleaning, doing laundry and putting our house into decontamination mode.
I got some cool gifts from Mallory this morning as part of my Father's Day super breakfast. And I got to sleep in until 9am. Wow. I am feeling very lucky this evening.
Irene just called to tell me that Mallory and her friend C are tenting out in her backyard, after a delicious urban safari involving a bike ride and a trip to Harveys wherein Mallory scored her first root beer.
That's how cold the water was in the pool this evening. And still, Mallory and her friend C went for a brief swim, dunking their heads and all. Of course there was money at stake. But still. Quite brave these little kids.
Has to be putting Mallory to bed. Reading the stories. Cuddling. Telling her how much I love her. Listening to her fall asleep. I love it.
So I’m rushing to get out the door this morning. Mallory is already ready and is sitting in the chair in our bedroom, waiting for me. M: When will we be ready to go? C: (exasperated, trying to dial up…