I've found that it's very important to do this … almost like a "calm before the storm" kind of thing.
Mowed a lawn, did some paperwork for our "Flex Health Plan", got ready to go on a mini-trip this weekend with some friends, stopped by the Credit Union to make sure we're all set for the next couple of weeks, and then our family helped the new pastor of our church move in to their house.
This teaching job for the next 10 months is so demanding, that you need to take "rest days" like today… especially right before you start… even though it doesn't really sound like rest after I read what I did today. Oh well… just getting excited for next week to start, I guess.
Stat of the Week: Do you realize that if you were to "babysit" 25 kids for 7 hours per day… for 180 days (and charged just $5 per kid)… that it would be a grand total of ????
(Go ahead… get out your calculator, and type in the numbers and see what you'd get… and that's "just" babysitting… not even teaching them anything)….by the way, only $3 per kid comes to just under ….. 100 thousand dollars!