Last Saturday night, we had some friends over for dinner. We had a great time, and ate lots of food, and got lots and lots of dishes nice and dirty. After our guests left, I loaded up the dishwasher (packed it full) and what do you know– it didn’t work!
I feel like I’ve been doing nothing but dishes all week long. Now, I know that there are millions upon millions of people who have never had a dishwasher and function fine without one, and I myself have lived without one plenty of times in the past, but when you have had one for awhile, you sure do get used to it!
E has been helping me a lot with the dishes. It was a real novelty to her at first, but I think she is finally at the point where it’s just not quite as fun as she once thought it was. Here she is in her princess costume and crown washing the dishes.
And yes, that was our coffee maker there in the trash can in the picture at the top of this post. That stopped working on Tuesday I think. We have been using the french press for all of our coffee “needs”, and I guess I’ll get used to that after awhile too. (o: