Friday, April 25, 2008

Be Prepared

I think Jolie is a lot like me.

Before I had kids, I carried a pretty small purse. Now, every time I leave the house I find it necessary to pack for every conceivable scenario. That's a lot of stuff.

I told Jolie she could take her doll for a walk in her stroller. This was not as simple as I thought it was going to be, as she first insisted on preparing...

Roughly twenty minutes later, she emerged from her room with this (2 blankets, 6 burp cloths, 3 bottles, 4 toy dolls, 1 rattle, 1 teething ring, 1 red velvet purse, and a purple beaded bracelet).

Yes, I think we're good.

Vote Mitchell

I received my absentee ballot this week, and wondered which is a more exciting mailbox discovery - Christmas cards when I'm missing ...