Prepare three meals
Breastfeed Elora 6 times
Feed the cats
Change about 11 diapers
Get Jonah dressed
Do a load of laundry
Check my email
Unload & load the dishwasher
Email and/or blog and/or at least read my friends status updates on Facebook
Read Jonah at least one book
Spend 10 minutes in the bathroom with Jonah for potty practice time (new)
Try and find new ways to entertain my kids and help them learn
Sweep the dining room floor
Put away toys
Have a conversation with Brandon
Watch a show or read
Brush my teeth at least once
Pray at least once
Notice some things are missing from my list, such as:
bathe the kids
put on makeup and do my hair
leave the house
talk on the phone
clean the house
spending much quality time with Brandon
time for friends
read my scriptures (this has got to change!)
Things I dread but have to do a lot anyway:
clipping the kids fingernails
changing the litterbox
Bookclub once a month is basically my social life. That and hanging out with my in-laws most weekends.
Storytime at the library every week and nursery for almost two hours on Sundays is Jonah's social life.
Actually a lot has been happening here lately and there is more coming up.
Last Wed. Brandon and I saw Noises Off in Salt Lake at Pioneer Theater one evening and left Elora with a non-family babysitter for the first time. She did great and has been really good with taking a bottle about once a week lately. She is almost ready for solid foods now.
Picked up a permit to cut our out Christmas tree again this year.
Went to my brother-in-law's football game on Friday evening with the kids and in-laws.
Spoke in Sacrament meeting on Sunday. Had the missionaries over for dinner that night.
Left the kids with B on Monday morning while I ran errands.
Got to babysit Jonah's best friend Vivian for a couple hours this morning. Supposed to watch a movie with her mom, Angela, this evening for a little girl's night out.
More to come...