Yes, I know, most of the time they are a royal pain in the neck as you try to juggle busy work schedules and figure out who’s taking which kid where and how you’re going to get your work done with a child (or two) sitting in your office all day. But sometimes, when the stars align in just the right way, they are an absolutely perfectly good reason to call in sick. And stay in your pajamas all day. And play.
I wasn’t sure why everyone in the hospital had to be lined up, but I found out later it was a for a field trip to the local pirate ship.
We did do a few minutes of this – slowly putting things away from the holiday…