Big Lips

On Sam’s birthday he pulled out our family bin full of memories and stories.  I was reminded of this friday flashback:

I picked up Anabelle and she said a little girl accidentally let a Barbie fly and it hit her near the eye.

“Did it hurt?” I asked.

She nodded dramatically.

“Can I kiss . . . → Read More: Big Lips

Dog Spanish

More encouragement to write down the funny/cute things your kiddos say along the way.

Today’s Friday Flashback is from 4 years ago:

Anabelle patted Mike’s knee. Mike raised an eyebrow. Anabelle sighed, exasperated. “This,” she said, still patting his knee, “means ‘come play with me’ in . . . → Read More: Dog Spanish

Quote of the Day

Do you write down things your children say that make you smile?  I found one that I wrote down from 2008 that made me smile.

Anabelle’s Prayer:

“Dear God, thank you for the food. And um, I’m wearing a pink dress and ballet shoes and I think you would like it and think . . . → Read More: Quote of the Day

Busy School Night Quote

Overheard at bedtime:  “Oh no! I forgot to take a bath!”  A lengthy pause.  “Ah well, I’ll just take TWO tomorrow!”