I'm a few days late in catching this, but DOUG had some great insight into why AIM-a-Palooza was so special to some of us...
I was feeling pretty bad & spent a rare day in bed today. Julia, always wanting to "pretend play" and yet wanting to be sensitive, had the perfect idea:
"Momma, I know! Why don't you be the girl who's sick and sleeps for many hours?"
Thanks Jules... I think I will. :-)