March 29, 2017

At 10:37 p.m., all I can do is count to ten. It was a long day for this grandma.

One spilled dinner.

Two crying grandchildren.

Three recent birthdays.

Four orders of kabobs.

Five adults at the table.

Six funfetti cupcakes served.

Seven, hmmmmmm.

Breathe in, breathe out.

Eight hours until I start again.

Nine grandchildren in all, soon to be



4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. torreybakke
    Mar 29, 2017 @ 22:57:38

    I love the pace of this! And the ending with the word ten. I started reading it to the tune of the 12 Days of Christmas song…


  2. Lorie Barber
    Mar 29, 2017 @ 22:59:20

    For a tired lady, you sure are wonderfully creative! I smiled the whole way through!


  3. quotesphotosandwonders
    Mar 29, 2017 @ 23:10:18

    You told this story so creatively! Wow! almost 10 grandchildren! That is wonderful, and they are so lucky to call you grandma!


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