Finding Joy: Memorial Day Weekend
Our weekend rolled together like one elongated game of summertime skee-ball, minus the vibrant arcade vibe and must wash hands now compulsion. Not a lot of planning, just a lot of – sure, we can do that. We dropped our tokens in the slot, and all 9 rowdy wooden balls released, channeling down the ramp. Click, click, click, click, click, click, click, click, ready… here we go.
Roll #1 – Park with mama: 10 points.
Roll #2 – Planting annuals with cold beer in hand: 20 points.
Roll #3 – Making rivers in the sandbox: 30 points.
Roll #4 – Memorial Day Parade: 40 points.
Roll #5 – Dinner with friends: 50 points.
Roll #6 – Boating with family: 50 points.
Lucky Roll # 7 – Sleeping baby in my arms: 100 points. winner winner chicken dinner, baby
Wait a minute, I still have 2 more balls left to play you say.
Roll #8 – Sweaty babies in diapers only: 10 points
Roll #9 – Brothers colluding for good and not evil. “I spying” the gold bug together: 30 points
If my math adds up… I think we scored one sweet weekend. Now, who’s got another token?