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    Let's be honest, what a sh!t day!! It really sounds like one of those whatever can go wrong will go wrong, ones.

    I hope things have settled for you somewhat tonight.

    You're doing a great job.

    I hope tomorrow is better for you.

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    Thanks for the support everyone.
    In the end, i did give up on it all. I got another beer and went and layed on the floor (beer out of their reach!) with my little kids. I think that's all they wanted - time to hug and crawl all over their mum.
    I did second guess the 'cracking a beer at 3pm' thing haha oh well. I went and got DH and i takeaway and we had a relaxed night infront of the tv.
    DH came home and helped out, alot. He put the kids to bed, did the dishes and ds's bottles.
    it was a on off day, im not usually so tired and overwhelmed.
    As a pp said it was one of those days where if everything could go wrong, it would!
    DH is home today so i'll be able to catch up on everything.

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    Quote Originally Posted by B00ts View Post
    Thanks for the support everyone.
    In the end, i did give up on it all. I got another beer and went and layed on the floor (beer out of their reach!) with my little kids. I think that's all they wanted - time to hug and crawl all over their mum.
    I did second guess the 'cracking a beer at 3pm' thing haha oh well. I went and got DH and i takeaway and we had a relaxed night infront of the tv.
    DH came home and helped out, alot. He put the kids to bed, did the dishes and ds's bottles.
    it was a on off day, im not usually so tired and overwhelmed.
    As a pp said it was one of those days where if everything could go wrong, it would!
    DH is home today so i'll be able to catch up on everything.
    That's really good to hear. I've had those days / weeks / months! It all becomes the same after a while! You sound you like you have an awesome & supportive husband & I'm glad you got time last night to chill & be together that helps soooo much. It reminds us why we go through it in the first place. As far as drinking at 3 in concerned, I've had my saving wine at lunchtime before! Int defense it felt like 7pm at night to me( which is when I usually have a glass with dh) It was only once under the same circumstances as you, but I just needed 5 mins to myself & to be myself again & relax! No harm done. Your doing a terrific job keep up the great work!

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    Sounds like my place on a good day ATM my DD is currently arguing with DP & not giving back his ear phones while DP is cleaning milk she spilt on floor from breakfast. DS is cracking it cause he didn't want corn flakes for breakfast & I'm escaping it all n enjoying my coffee on the front verandah ill go in n try maintain some order when I'm done my coffee some days u just gotta give up n say ill do it tomorrow Hugs x

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    Quote Originally Posted by Miados2007 View Post
    That's really good to hear. I've had those days / weeks / months! It all becomes the same after a while! You sound you like you have an awesome & supportive husband & I'm glad you got time last night to chill & be together that helps soooo much. It reminds us why we go through it in the first place. As far as drinking at 3 in concerned, I've had my saving wine at lunchtime before! Int defense it felt like 7pm at night to me( which is when I usually have a glass with dh) It was only once under the same circumstances as you, but I just needed 5 mins to myself & to be myself again & relax! No harm done. Your doing a terrific job keep up the great work!
    Haha "it's 5o'clock somewhere' right?
    Yep my DH is a sure keeper, i did send him an abusive text in the heat of the moment that said someting along the lines of "i dont have time to cook dinner...they wont leave me alone......i stepped in pee, pee is everywhere....get home now and help me....".
    So at least he knew what he was coming home to haha.

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    Lol - whatever you need to do!

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    Oh wow! DH has just told me to go shopping today!!!!! not food shopping, clothes shopping!!! I desperately need new bra's (currently wearing nursing bras 100 sizes too big and im no longer nursing) I always have the kids with me and it's impossible to look, let alone try stuff on with them!
    DH is outside with them this morning, im inside eating my brekki about to have a shower and hit the shops! i feel like pre kids lol, when i could sleep in, leasurly shower and go to the shops whenever i felt like it.
    Today will be a great day

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    Quote Originally Posted by B00ts View Post
    Oh wow! DH has just told me to go shopping today!!!!! not food shopping, clothes shopping!!! I desperately need new bra's (currently wearing nursing bras 100 sizes too big and im no longer nursing) I always have the kids with me and it's impossible to look, let alone try stuff on with them!
    DH is outside with them this morning, im inside eating my brekki about to have a shower and hit the shops! i feel like pre kids lol, when i could sleep in, leasurly shower and go to the shops whenever i felt like it.
    Today will be a great day
    Make sure you sit down and have a hot coffee too - preferably in a place that doesn't allow children!

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    Quote Originally Posted by amyd View Post
    Make sure you sit down and have a hot coffee too - preferably in a place that doesn't allow children!
    Yes! And grab yourself a trashy magazine to read whilst you enjoy that coffee :-)

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    Hope you got some lovely things and enjoyed your 'me' time


 

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