Have you ever heard or read or seen something that you felt was sent to you, at that very moment, by divine intervention? You know, something that spoke to the place you were in at that very time, the emotions you were struggling with, or a problem you were grappling with?
School hadn’t been back in session for long and I was struggling with the what I’ll hereby refer refer to as After School Attitude. My kids, who are apparently exemplary students from 8:30-5pm, were turning into little monsters the moment I picked them up from after school daycare.
I mean, on the afternoon of the very first day of school, I thought I was going to lose my mind. Tears were flowing like hot lava all over the place for any and every reason imaginable…
His sister accidentally brushed against up him while getting out of the elevator, so my son started sobbing right there in the middle of the hallway.
At dinner, my daughter’s chair wasn’t pushed in to the dinner table at a perfect 90 degree angle, so all of the sudden it was breakdown central.