Today is day 5 of Matt's business trip to Chicago. He flies home tonight. He went to a convention up there to learn more about the change that Obama is bringing forth in regards to insurance regulation and how to deal with it. So, what have the rest of us been doing? We have been very bored. We have tried to stay busy..but it doesn't seem to be very successful. I am very tired...taking care of 5 kids by myself, working and taking care of the house and property has taken it's toll. I am in a much needed break.
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