For the entire year that led up to my 40th birthday, everyone kept asking me the same question, “What are you going to do to celebrate?” And they all seemed so disappointed when I said, “Nothing really.” But apparently, my plans for a quiet birthday this year fell on deaf ears. My friends had other ideas.
As I play my 10th game of Toy Story Uno, my mind is racing. In addition to being my daughter’s playmate, I’ve got a million other things to get done before the end of the day. But how do I explain this to my only lonely little girl? Continue reading