I Still Have a Few Tricks Up My Sleeve

This was the present I was most excited to give this year. spine

I was torn between wanting him to open it on the first night or waiting for the last night. Or maybe his birthday (which falls the night after Hanukkah ends).

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But Quinn decided on last night for me. He grabbed the package from the closet and said 'For you Daddy!' There was no turning back.

If you've been visiting here for a while you'll know the saga of My Husband's Mistress. It's over now—we closed on the sale in September. It was such an ordeal that we almost weren't sad to see it go.

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Almost.

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And now with a Christmas trip to his family looming and no place of our own to stay, well, there's a void.

So when Niall opened this last night and was pouring over it and Jake said 'It's a little bittersweet, huh, Nye?' to say that I had a lump in my throat would be an understatement.

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I ordered it through Apple and think the printing is really nice. I'm thrilled with the finished product and I think Niall really liked it too.

If you want to see more pictures of The Mistress you can click over here.