Anna June enjoyed her time off this weekend - time off from school, and actually, time off from her parents, especially me.
On Friday night we went as a family to visit the baby.
On Saturday, we did some things around the house. Anna June has a field trip to the circus coming up, and she's earning her money to go. There's a large list on the white board right now. She's doing great at crossing things off. We walked the dog, we got rid of some things, we shopped. We were getting ready to watch the Packers' game and my dad volunteered to have AJ come and spend the night with them. It turned out to be a good thing - Ben and I may have said some non-kid-appropriate words while watching the team fall apart in their loss to San Francisco. Also, I had a massive headache and didn't make it much past halftime.
On Sunday, we slept in. It was marvelous on a rainy, yucky weekend day. Then we went to pick AJ up, but I only said hi and then made my way to my Alpha Phi meeting in Tuscaloosa. We had a wonderful time - I enjoy all of these ladies so much. We ate at the University Club, and it was delicious. Eventually, I got home. We watched some television and then trekked to Rusty's for our Sunday night dinner.
AJ's highlights: Shopping on Sunday and buying a bracelet for me with her very own money. Making kool-aid. Spending more of her Target gift card on craft supplies. Working on writing letters and numbers. Coming with me to collect aluminum cans from friends and relatives for the can drive at school. Staying up late. Skipping baths. Spending time with her grandparents. Daddy-daughter lunch date at Taco Bell.
My highlights: Seeing my friends - I hope some young whippersnapper picks me up when I'm in my 80s and using a walker! Ben cleaning out my car, steam cleaning the den, sweeping, and watching AJ for me.
Ben's highlights: Watching football on our new tv, and sleeping late.
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