Monday, December 27, 2010

My Worst Holiday Moment This Year


Picture found here.

If you've read here in the past few weeks, you'll probably know that my time and I have been stretched thin.

So, I've done a lot of delegating. But couldn't delegate everything & was up late Christmas Eve finishing that which I did not delegate.
Namely wrapping. I was a tired wrapper. I was not taking pride in my work. I just wanted to get it done.

Now, please imagine my eleven year old son picking up a present from under the tree and kindly carrying it to his father to be unwrapped.

And with my freshly rested eyes, I said, "Oh man, I did a really bad job wrapping that one. Yuck."
and
mr b said, "I wrapped it."

Guilt = much.
Christmas breakfast = humble pie.
Years of grief they will give me = many.
I am so sorry mr b.

5 comments:

  1. TEE HEE HEE!!! Sorry babe, you will pay for that one for a long time. I'm still waiting for Hawaii pics. What was your favorite part?

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  2. Lissa, your blog is wonderful....I'm so glad I found it! Thank you for the darling Christmas card. What a beautiful family y'all have! I look forward to keeping up with your family!

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  3. That is what husbands are for! You're still awesome to me and everyone esle!

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  4. Ben's given up on wrapping and just bags everything now. Love the story, though!

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  5. Luckily I think B has already forgot this happened.

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