I'm drowning in the middle of my own TPP at the moment. That's "Total Pity Party" for the uninitiated.
I just found out today, after several emails and phone calls, that our much-anticipated summer travel adventure to Turkey is NOT going to happen because some incompetent secretarial schmo didn't send us an application form for the teacher-diplomat program for which John was supposedly a shoe-in!
Here's a lovely photo of what I will NOT be seeing this summer:
unless I can get it together and plan the trip myself.