Please Explain…

Ok, I should be working on something else right now, but I have decided I need to take a time out to rant on the following: why is it that my children only sleep in when we have to go somewhere or I have insomnia?

It is almost 9:30 am, which of course means we will be getting a late start to homeschooling, and my children are still in dreamland. On the other hand, I have been up since about 5:45am because my mind would not turn itself off, and I decided sleep was a lost cause. This means I could be sleeping right now!!! However, we all know that if I had stayed in bed this morning, there is a 99.9% chance that both children would have dive-bombed my bed by 7:15. I just don’t get it!

I know you are probably thinking I shouldn’t be whining. You are probably saying to yourself, why is she sleeping that late anyways? The truth is that I am not a morning person first of all. However, most of it is because I seldom get to bed at a normal person’s sleep time because I end up doing a lot of my work in the evening after the kids go to bed. So when I get an opportunity to sleep late, I take it. Yeah, homeschool might take longer, but hey, as long as the work gets done, it doesn’t matter what time we start.

Well I should probably take advantage of the peace and quiet and get some work done. Maybe I will get lucky and the extra sleep will put them both in a good mood for the whole day! Ok, so that is probably just wishful thinking. Oh well.

Join in the Discussion

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s