As we speak, she and about a dozen of her closest friends are partying the night away in one of the apartment building's empty units. Well, better the mess there, than here in my incredibly small apt!
GONE, BUT HAVE NOW RETURNED. THE CHILDREN ARE ON THEIR OWN - OR AT LEAST UNTIL I GET A NOISE COMPLAINT FROM ONE OF THE OTHER TENANTS!
Her party was a complete surprise to her which made Katie extremely happy as she was afraid that someone would end up letting the cat out of the bag, accidentally, of course. It's a wonder that the party ended up going off without a hitch as they had to wait patiently while Sara sat at the hairdressers getting her hair done for close to three hours! She does look marvelous now though, all grown up and sophisticated!
Much more to write later on as I've just now decided that what I really should be doing is sitting down in front of the tv that I rarely ever get to watch and put my throbbing feet up and then soak in the otherwise peaceful, quiet home.