Good: She [they] had a blast & donated the raised funds for ..... charity [what have I created?!] ;)
Not as good: Me and a lot of dishes.
Good: Things sold great [eBay] while gone
Not as good: Nasty emails from buyers who thought I should be able to ship over-night without any warning from them.
Good: Hiking at Picacho
Good: Mine & Peanut's cardio endurance
Not so good: The Pita's
Good: not tripping up on the hike
Not so good: When we [Peanut & I] laughed so hard we cried when The Pita landed bum first.
Good: Leaving for Tombstone
Not as good: Getting to Tombstone
Good: Not playing "I spy" the whole road trip
Not so good: playing VW Slug the entire road trip [left. arm. not doing so good.]
Good: showers in Tombstone hotel
Not so good: Cold water in Tombstone hotel
Good: awesome new family memory of "what do you mean I can't bring in my bucket?"
Not so good: Guy on meth [apparently neighborhood fellow] dragging around a huge garbage bucket behind us shouting not nice things.
Good: Peanut got to drink her ROOTBeer in a saloon
Not so good: the burps that followed
Good: free roll-a-way
Not so good: roll-a-ways one inch from our bed
Good: Weather in Bisbee
Not so good: finding a hotel under $140 in Bisbee
Good: Mine tour in Bisbee
Not so good: a 6'8" man in a mine
Good: buying Peanut off in the mine gift shop [so we didn't have to go]
Not so good: she's an expensive buy-out
Good: Leaving for Tucson one day early
Not so good: Letting the Pita try the "back route" into Tucson
Good: Sushi in Tucson
Not so good: sharing sushi with a 9 year old
Good: Swimming at resort in Tucson
Not so good: having one child, bored, in pool, in Tucson
Good: new arrival of Easter kids staying at Hilton
Not so good: not wanting to leave the pool for the next 9 hours
Good: Hilton provided Easter hunt
Not so good: 200 eggs X 75 kids = not too excited about her basket filling abilities
Good: kids activities all weekend
Not so good: games like "run & scream" - nope not joking
Good: ate too much the night before to want the Easter Brunch for $49/pp
Not so good: planning my over-eating fest for next Easter
Good: staying an extra night
Not so good: not being able to stay and extra-EXTRA night
Good: Nana & papa watching Chuy
Not so good: They didn't want to keep him-permanently
Good: to be home
Not so good: waking up to "reality" [even though it's an awesome one].
* * Side note . . . . GO BUTLER -