waiting it out...

IMG_5567 One minute you are trying to fit it all into a day, the next minute you are holding hot, fevered children.  Throwing everything that seemed to be important out the window.

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The past few days I have been caring for quite ill children.  These are the intense moments that strip you down to the essentials of life.  They are tough, but always necessary in this world to bring us back to the basics: each other.

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I'll be back tomorrow morning with a special surprise for you from Ishinomaki, Japan.  Please return tomorrow and be prepared with kleenex...

 

the sleepy time gal