A friend of mine expressed her frustration today at the futility of housework. We clean up one day, it's a disaster the next ... or perhaps even before the sun dips behind the horizon. This same friend - God bless her - has my elder child over for a playdate right now and the younger is sleeping.
Here is the photographic evidence that our family room was clean at one point today (not just picked up, also dusted and vacuumed!) One photo from each corner of the room:
Enjoy it folks; it won't last long!
But you know what?
A messy house is a lived in house; I don't think I want it any other way.
How about you?