*Earlier the boys and I were talking about the future* Sam: “Mom, one day, Josh is going to grow up and he might go to college.” Me: “Yep, and you will too. And maybe college one day.” *Sammy gets up & leaves, mind is blown. Alone with Josh.* Me: “And Josh, you’ll grow up and […]
Sam: “Hey mom– we cleaned up all the legos!” Me: “That’s great, Sam– I heard Josh cleaned up most of them.” Josh: “MOST of them? I cleaned up ALL of them.” Good try, Sam, good try. Maybe next time, but probably not.
Deep thoughts by Boy Mom: Do I stop them keep running around the house like a herd of elephants (because I grit my teeth it’s so annoying, not to mention probably not great manners), or do i let them keep going and think, “Yesssss….. keep going. Keep going and you’ll pass out at bedtime.” The […]
…When your four-year-old yells “I LOVE YOU MOM!” in front of his Tae-kwon-do class as you leave. Yep. I might be able to do this gig another day…
He was alone for three minutes. Dave was on the throne & I was deep in conversation with the older two. Three minutes was all it took. I heard running back and forth across the tile in our bathroom. The door to the bathroom creaked open. “MOOOMMMM!!!! GET UP HERE!!!,” I heard Dave bellow. “Crap.,” […]
Tonight, I let Josh stay up with us because he took a really long nap. He ate homemade Pho with us. We sat on the couch and watched Food Network together and it was so magical. He had big opinions on what would taste good and what wouldn’t. He’s super intuitive so he’d always guess […]