Yesterday’s convo: Me: “Joshua, what was the best part of your day?” Him: “Chips.” Me: “Oh, you mean the chips you ate with your sandwich at lunch?” Him: “Yep.” Me: “But what about when you went with Pops and Q for gelato? That was really neat, right?” *silence* Him: “Chips.” –sorry James & Susan… I […]
I’m sitting outside at a froyo place. A dad and his teenage son sit behind me. Twice, the son thanks his dad for the yogurt. Twice, the dad says, “You’re welcome, son. You worked hard, you deserve it. I’m proud of you.” They talked and laughed across many subjects with their gadgets stored in their […]
Me: “Joshua, I would like some help upstairs in your room. Will you come upstairs with me?” Him: “No way, I don’t want to.” Gosh, I’d wish he’d learn to express himself better and develop stronger opinions.
6 months with our little shiau pang. 19 lbs of happy chubby fun. #sammythehedgehog
As Joshua & I watch “Planet Earth,” he points to the screen: Me: “Oh, those are mushrooms, J.” Him: “No, it’s fungus.” Excuse me for my ignorance.
Happy 6 months to #sammythehedgehog ! Weight: 18.5 lbs Likes: watching his older brother, the pets, jumping, eating, sleeping, pooping, mommy singing Dislikes: getting his nose wiped, his car seat What he’s doing: sitting up, standing up
As Josh was hurling himself off the couch today, I heard him talking to himself before each jump. I listened closely and he seemed to be mumbling “Be careful” – something that Dave and I repeat on an hourly basis here. So, my toddler is self-admonishing, but continues his acts of insane physical bravado. Paging […]
Josh: “Look mom- Alaskan King crab legs are on sale!” Me: “Go get a job, son.”