Archives for February 21, 2009
YaYa was out of school this week. Unfortunately, the private schools and public schools have not realized the importance of aligning their vacation schedules. I ended up, without childcare, and had no other option but to take him with me to work ALL WEEK LONG.
It could have been hellacious, but he really did a great job of behaving himself and allowed me to do my work. I set him up in an office equipped with my laptop and an connection to Club Penguin. He also brought along a collection of other items to keep him busy. It must have looked like we were moving in each morning when we arrived.
The day started off with him either finishing up his homework, reading for 30 minutes, or working with his math facts (flash cards). After that, he was free to hit the other stuff. At lunch, we either grabbed a bite to eat at restaurant or played basketball in the parking lot.
All in all, the week wasn’t too bad. I got to ride in the carpool lane and, as far as I know, I still have my job. But…