A Saturday Morning

Don’t know what I’d do without these guys

A cool, almost chilly, breeze came in through our window, giving me another reason to want to stay in bed all day long. The first reason being our super comfortable Star Wars bed sheets.*

Five more minutes and then I’ll get up.

Okay, maybe fifteen.

I shuffle down the hallway and see my older daughter working on a project at the dining table. She doesn’t want breakfast yet, just a snack.

Open the fridge, grab her some food and pour her a glass of water.

Buzzzz…Buzzzz…Buzzzz

Huh. That’s the sound my phone makes when there’s a flash flood warning. I check the screen and a wave of terror washes over me.

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Weekends

Weekends are for

Scooter rides and walking the dog at the park

Braving Costco crowds

Tackling laundry

Catching up on cartoons

Strolling along lagoons

Getting Dole Whip and not sharing any with your kids

Seeing family at the beach

Letting the ocean wash over your feet

Stuffing your face with manapua, fried noodles, and banana lumpia

Smiling because your heart is so full

Photo by Arbine Villanueva-Hoapili

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