"Love begins at home, and it is not how much we do....but how much love we put in that action."
Wednesday, June 9, 2010
What Are We Up To?
What are we up to these days?
Make a bottle. Feed Paxton. Burp Paxton. Change Paxton's diaper. Finish feeding Paxton. Get Maddox something to eat for breakfast. Change Maddox's diaper. Clean up the breakfast mess. Start a load of laundry. Fold a load of laundry. Replace the pacifier that has fallen out of Paxton's mouth for the one hundredth time already. Get everyone ready to head to the gym. Play/workout at the gym. Come home. Fix a bottle. Feed Paxton. Burp Paxton. Change a diaper or two. Finish feeding Paxton. Fix Maddox and Brad lunch. Play with the boys. Read Maddox a story. Put Maddox down for a nap. Rock Paxton. Attempt to get him to nap. Ahhh...if I'm lucky both boys are asleep for a little while at the same time. Laundry/dishes/clean up as much as I can while both boys are down. Get Maddox up from nap. Fix a snack. Play cars/trucks/Lego's/play dough. Fix a bottle. Feed Paxton. Burp Paxton. Change Paxton's diaper. Finish feeding Paxton. Start working on something for dinner. Brad gets home (hallelujah). Attempt to eat dinner as a family. Constantly hold Paxton because it is his fussy time. Fix a bottle. Feed Paxton. Burp Paxton. Change Paxton's diaper. Finish feeding Paxton. Listen to Brad and Maddox run and play and "fix stuff." Give Maddox a bath. Read a story. Time for night night. Give Paxton a bath. Read a story. Console him because he is usually still a little fussy at this point.Fix a bottle. Feed Paxton. Burp Paxton. Put Paxton to bed. Hang out with Brad for a while. Get some sleep...as much sleep as possible with 2-3 feedings during the night.
Whew, the days can be long and feel a little crazy at times....but one thing is always certain...this is a crazy house of laughter, learning, love and creativity and we are trying to soak it all up!!