All day long I have been writing a post in my head about how sometimes being the mom sucks. How can the best job of my entire life also be the one that I want to run screaming from? My boss yells at me all day, I never get a sick day, and the food sucks. How much vacation time have I accrued here? On days like today, the two minutes I can get by playing hide and go seek, and hiding in the locked bathroom, isn’t enough.
(Photo is actually from our trip, but I think the sentiment is right.)
Then she went pee in her potty. Twice. And it was like I had finally seen some progress on a project I’ve been working on for years. A scientific breakthrough – the wire that finally lit up Edison’s lightbulb. And while the pay still sucks, at least I get a bonus occasionally. Two less diapers almost makes up for the fact that she threw yogurt at the curtains today. Almost.