Ha, I just spent the last hour writing a long, winding blog entry on how I am now better directing my energy and focus.
Halfway through, I deleted it because I decided that I didn't want to direct anymore of my precious energy into writing about my precious energy.
Basically it comes down to despite saying no to most people, I realize that I still managed to overextend myself through August.
There goes 2010.
What I mean to say, there goes my desire for a tranquil 2010.
Tomorrow I'm buying a bunch of plane tickets to places.
I'm excited about the places, but not the flying.
I'm not afraid to fly, I just loathe airlines.
I wish Amtrak ran trains to Europe.
It's not official yet, but it's looking like Gideon will be embarking on his second international trip this summer.
I promised him that this time I won't try to force him to eat a chocolate croissant.
Sometimes you have to let your children experience life on their own terms.
Even if their terms are totally stupid.