Dude … I can’t even.
The fact that I had enough energy to venture off to a Sandbox List Adventure Saturday morning amazes me.
This volunteering business is exhausting, so much so that I didn’t have the energy to log on to write or read anything after Taco Tuesday last week.
Volunteering … I get it … Get involved in your kids lives and be a part of the educational experience. It only happens once right?
Yeah … But going to seven stores in two hours, I think I deserve a medal or a chocolate trophy. Could it even be possible to go to seven stores in two hours?
And who or what do I blame for this journey?
Dude I get that some kids can smell a peanut within a five-mile radius and that Epipen needs to come out. But here’s the thing … there are no kids with peanut allergies at my daughter’s school but they still use sunflower seed butter for snack time.
Are you aware that none of the major groceries stores within a 10-block of the school carry this sunflower butter?
No. No they don’t.
So after my trips to IKEA, Costco, Smart & Final Wholesale, VONS, Ralph’s, and Target for various errands I finally made it to Trader Joe’s Grocery Store.
I bought five jars.
There’s no point in going through that again. I might not make it to the weekend if I have to go through another shopping marathon. I’m one of the few females on Earth that hates shopping. It’s just not for me and I find it amusing that I was volunteered for this task.
But I survived and made it to weekend.
I made it just in time to visit the secret headquarters of the caped crusader … The Batcave.
And my son was thankful.