We’ve all heard the silly joke: Pete and Repeat were sitting on a fence. Pete fell off and who was left? Repeat. Pete and Repeat were …

Tonight as we prepare for my mom’s second knee replacement the silliness caught up with me. We’ve been here before. It will be a short night since we have to drive about 35 miles to the surgery center for a 6:30 a.m. arrival.

You know I’m not a morning person, right?

As one of my favorite cleaning gurus once said: You can do anything for 15 minutes. (That’s Marla Cilley, aka, FlyLady.) It’s only one morning. And I can sleep when I’m dead.

I found this beautiful piano piece when I was looking for a reference for ole Pete and Repeat, it’s a 1930s film. While I didn’t find a clip of that movie, I found a few cute videos of kids repeating. ❤