Initially, I was just going to go myself with Faith, but at the last minute I
It took SIX HOURS round trip to get my packet. The expo itself was fine, it was crowded, but it was well run and organized. I got what I needed and we headed home as soon as possible because it had already taken us longer than we thought to get there and we needed to get home for Faith's bed time and to feed Peanut.
Faith isn't a good traveler. Honestly, she doesn't even like being contained in a booster seat for a meal, let alone a car seat for hours. I had to resort to a drastic measure: Ring Pop.
|I get whatever I want when I scream|
In retrospect, it wasn't worth it. Sure, she was quiet for like 20 minutes, but it made such a sticky mess of everything.
|I'm not going to keep these teeth anyway|
|Ok, I'll talk. Just release me from this confinement chair.|
Overall, it was a soul sucking afternoon. After that scream-filled drive, running for 4 hours is going to be a breeze!
We did have brief moments of toddler happiness, but they were fleeting. Mostly she's happy if Blake Shelton or Brad Paisley is playing:
On Sunday, Kari is hosting a bake sale for a great charity and I'm contributing some cookies, so make sure to check it out and bid on some great desserts!