Pokémon Went

Parking downtown: $2.50
Dinner out: $32.47
Being out in sweltering July temps: Miserable
Two hours of engaged, uninterrupted time with my son: PRICELESS
Being a role model for an active lifestyle: PRICELESS
Learning about his interests: PRICELESS

Thank you, Pokémon Go.

You couldn’t pay me

Phone call six days prior to tell My Oldest to be sure to bring her swimsuit on our trip so she can swim in the hotel: Check.

Email four days prior to remind her: Check.

Multiple text message reminders: Check.

Shopping for a swimsuit on Black Friday… In Chicago… In the bleeping WINTER when no one stocks swimsuits… PRICELESS.