church). I don't think I've ever been away from either of my little ones overnight and as you can see, the idea is not going over well. I feel guilt every time I leave to do something without them and they are upset to see me leave, but I try to remind myself that I am a better mother when I take care of myself too. The happier I am, the more patient I am with them, and I think I'm a better example to them when I'm trying to learn and grow too.
Good thing Larry is so supportive because it looks like it is going to be a rough night!
PS- Creed just told me that he's the poorest kid in the world because his mom is leaving him to go to camp.