Monday, July 20, 2009

You Want Some Ketchup With Those Worms?

10:36 p.m.
Startled awake by a passing big rig.

11:41 p.m.
Awakened by Eldest's phone call describing his nighttime adventures at Disneyland.

1:10 a.m.
Shot awake because the door next door slammed. Twice.

2:38 a.m.
Awakened by God-knows-what.

5:40 a.m.
Pulled from the sleep of the dead by a 7-year-old boy opening a drawer in the bureau next to my head to get his clothes to start the day.

How's the mini-vacation with the two younger kids going? At least I slept before we left home.

9 comments:

Jeni said...

Welcome to the world of the sleepless. It's one I am very, VERY familiar with!

Janet said...

Sorry, I couldn't get past the fact that you were in bed AND asleep at 10:30! (hope you get more sleep tonight)

Coal Miner's Granddaughter said...

Yuck. It's always horrible when you don't get the rest you need.

BTW? Love the new banner picture!

Mary Witzl said...

This sounds like a few hours of my own 'vacation'. Around my kids, I'm always tip-toeing, always nervous about making too much noise and disturbing someone's sleep. Too bad I haven't managed to inculcate the same sensitivity in my kids...

D... said...

All those interruptions would make me very cranky!

Aside from that, I hope you are having a lot of fun with the kiddos.

Anne said...

It is always tough to sleep in a hotel with kids. There is a reason my kids have their own rooms.

Tara R. said...

Do you get a vacation to recover from your vacation?

Lori said...

I have one thing to say...EARPLUGS...don't leave home without them.

CrAzY Working Mom said...

...and just how did you manage to sleep before you left home?!?!

Sounds like you're all having great fun. *snicker*

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