So this afternoon, I helped Gretchen pick up and put away many of the things that the girls had scattered about the house, because a cleaner house is always good for Gretchen's mood. Then I took the girls to McDonald's where they could run around the PlayPlace while Gretchen put down some of the ant bait for the ants who have found a new way into the house, because Gretchen had no intention of messing with the ant bait -- even if it is non-toxic -- with two little girls trying to help.
Gretchen came and met me at McDonald's. Then I took Julie off to
Then we rendezvoused at home, loaded the girls back into the van, and headed off to Walker Brothers for dinner.
And there was much rejoicing. :)