Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Counting Down


 

The girls are just old enough to understand that Daddy is going to be gone for a long time and still to young to grasp what 40(ish) days looks like.  We are still working on yesterday, today, tomorrow, weeks, months... we did figured out the seasons though :)


To make it a little easier Makenna and I made this chain to count down to Daddy's expected homecoming.  Why didn't I think of this sooner?  It has really been helping.




I think the chain has taken a lot of stress out of this deployment from Makenna and Claire.  At breakfast we take turns ripping off a loop and talk about how many days left...






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