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Take the time to build good positive memories with friends and kids while all this is going on. It will help the painful and exasperating moments get lost easier with time.

We painted things today. Mom had given me $20 and told me to not spend it on anything but craft stuff because I enjoy getting paint all over myself just like the kids do.

So I hit the clearance aisle and we painted Halloween stuff for next year and some Thanksgiving stuff for this year. And our arms and hands, a little.

You need not write things down unless that is catharsis for your benefit. They will know the real truth even if now it may not seem that way.

I certianly hope so. This is one of those marathon situations that is wearing us all down.

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