(And I’m late with this post. Don’t judge! I was all ready to finish this up but then had to work, run home at lunch for Jack and Moca, sit in crazy rush hour traffic, meet a contractor after work, drive Jack to his GFs house, take Moca to the dog park, walk with my friend and then eat dinner and pass out… sooooo…. anyway read on!)
We are still here though have been quiet for a few weeks. Very sorry about that!
The end of school, and the beginning of summer planning has taken up every ounce of my free time.
Jack has started rowing camp, a.k.a. crew, and is enjoying it so far… That happens every afternoon… And he will also be a counselor in training at an outdoor camp in town. So that boy is going to be busy and in super shape by the end of the summer 🙂
What have y’all been up to in the last few weeks?
Today is the first day of summer and the longest day of the year so normally I stay home and enjoy it, but today I worked simply because I forgot! 😱 Can i still blame new mom brain?
Jack spent the day home playing video games and “walking” the dog. Ha. But Moca seemed happy so I’m sure it was all good.
On the way to Jack’s GFs house we had a chance to talk. Or as Jack says: Mom I don’t even have to talk because you ask questions and then you answer them yourself.
me: How are you feeling? Still sore from rowing?
me: You’re gonna be in really good shape by the end of the summer.
me: I know it’s been raining a lot but it’s going to get sunny and hot soon so you’ll have to wear sunblock for rowing.
me: So you don’t get all sunburned.
Jack: I know what sunblock is for.
me: Do you wear a hat in the boat? Do they let you? Because you might want to wear one to protect the top of your head and keep the sun out of your eyes.
Jack: I know what a hat’s for.
me; My first really really bad sunburn was in a boat when I was about your age. I forgot sunblock and my face burned to a crisp so like a week later big strips were peeling off. It was so bad.
Jack: They didn’t have sunblock back then?
me: They did but no one cared .
Remember the days of baby oil and sitting on the roof of the shed to tan?
2 thoughts on “Happy first day of summer!”
yes, to long days and long days of sun and oil and foil on a rooftop in the past )
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I forgot about the foul. What were we thinking????
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