Thank you for all of your comments - it really does help to hear from people who have been through it, and that people are pulling for my little drama queens. I appreciate every single one. And the emails, which I have read but haven't had time to respond to - you guys are the best.
(Speaking of email, I changed my address because it turns out that I find Hotmail to be a complete whore. So if you're emailing me regularly, check my profile to get the new address. Kthxbai.)
But really, I think we are doing a pretty good job of not going completely insane. Partly because of this Fat Booth picture that my cousin took of me:
But mostly because of my little comedian. She's like a flaming bag of adorable fun. Kind of makes it impossible to be sad.