My silence has been the result of the following factors:
1. a funk from the middle of last week that rendered many post-beginnings and many head shakes and many red-light-outs
2. an unexpected trip to WV for the long weekend that kept me from the internet
3. a busy week beginning that has left my head spinning
Brian has officially started classes, and he is gone three nights a week. He is also still working, though every day I wonder whether the shop he’s at has gone under yet (the boss is having financial trouble).
I am now officially looking for employment so that I can support us next fall when he goes back to school full time. (For those of you wondering–this was the project up my sleeve earlier last month.)
I haven’t been running like I’d like to. Joshua is turning into a good little boy (he was soo pleasant during the drive to/from WV!! I was thrilled). I have sworn off late night snacks (and eating after 6 pm altogether). I am anxious for the two family reunions we’ll attend this summer. I always spend family reunions wondering if everyone thinks I am the trashy cousin/niece who got married and pregnant too early and who now at 29 still doesn’t have a “real” job. I’m praying that the upstairs remodel will be far enough along by next week that when my in-laws visit I won’t still have my bed in the living room.
I’ve spent today cleaning out the refrigerator (it’s what you do when your MIL is coming in less than 2 weeks). It was gross.
More spring cleaning this week. I should find some time to read something, too.