the start of the santa threats. charlie was being so disagreeable this morning that i had to tell him that i was going to email santa to let him know what he had done. of course that instantly struck fear into his eyes. something i don't see very often these days. so on our way to his preschool, he asked why i had to tell santa everything he had done. and i responded with, if you would just behave and be a good listener, i wouldn't have to tell santa anything.
that pretty much shut him up for the rest of the short ride to preschool.
oh, and i didn't even have to bribe him to take these pictures. he just asked to have his picture taken today. i do love this boy so.
so i'm seeing all these posts on facebook about what people are thankful for and i thought to myself, oh i am SO not doing that.
i know. there are times when i even think that i'm not right in the head. like, how can someone be such a negative nelly, a debbie downer about everything when there is SO much in my life to really be thankful for? so i decided while i was in the shower that i'm going to start one. i'm only 4 days behind, pretty typical of me but i'm going to keep it simple. simple and easy and non-stressful.
as i stepped out of the shower and dried myself off, i lifted the lid to the toilet and noticed that it was FLUSHED (because i can't brush my teeth in a bathroom with a dirty toilet; weird, i know) and thought to myself, thankful journal entry #4.
it's the little things, people...and because normal people on facebook posted all the most ADORABLE pictures of their little ones on halloween and i posted this: