It’s easy to be so fixated on one specific victory that we miss all the other ones happening around us.
The best I can do is come storming back down the hallway mumbling about, “Freakin’ socks and this house.”
I pictured Ashton Kutcher running into her room and yelling, “We got you, Daddy! Ha! Your friend, God, set you up!”
I have a lot to do. I’m thinking about it now as I write this.
Being tired as a grown up is a sign that you matter. You’ve created a life where you’re needed.
The reality is that there are plenty of times when we, as adults, need to get away from the kids in order to steal a few sobering moments to ourselves.