My name is Charlotte, sometimes known as Ms Lottie, occasionally as The Slightly Mad Quilt Lady. This is my blog, where you'll find me writing a lot about my quilting and textile arts and a little about my family's life in a small seaside town in New Zealand. Haere mai!

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Yesterday




This is a pretty good sum up of how I was feeling yesterday. And the kids too. Do you have those days where it's a write-off by 10am and you realise you just have to dig in and survive? Well, yesterday was one of those. Everything, and I mean EVERYTHING, my kids did grated on my nerves and by the end of the day I just wanted to strangle them. Then of course I felt horrible for not liking my kids. Bad mother, bad mother.
Today, however, was fine.
Thank heavens.
Or I might not have survived.


2 comments:

  1. Oh ick, I really don't like those days. I sorta had one too, irritated beyond belief at my 4 year old and yelled at my 17 month old. Yelled at a 17 month old? What am I, some sort of bogan can't cope with my own kids sort of mother? Um, yes, sometimes.

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  2. Yes. I, too can relate. Sometimes by the time we leave the house at 7:30 a.m. there has been so much tumult already that I just wish we could all go back to bed, take a nap & try again...

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