Out of food supplies

With four daughters and one son always dashing to school activities and part-time jobs, our schedule was hectic.  To add to this, we kept running out of household supplies.  I instructed them all to let me know when they used the last of any item by writing it down on a note pad on the refrigerator.  As a reminder, I wrote at the top: “IF WE ARE OUT OF IT, WRITE IT DOWN.”  When I checked the pad a few days later, to my delight I found the following message: “MOM, YOU MAY BE A BIT OLD-FASHIONED, BUT YOU ARE NOT ‘OUT OF IT.”‘

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