Answer: Trying to comb a toddler's hair, let alone trying to put in a ponytail or pigtails. Question: What activity does a mother do that's harder than herding cats?
I never thought I'd want my daughter to be quoting Disney movies, but wow - is it ever cute when she says, "A dream is a wish your heart makes when you're fast alseep," just in passing or contemplatively as if she just thought it up.
I love how kids know a word but don't really "get" what it means. They don't know what it really applies to - as in, is it a place? A thing? A feeling? My daughter likes to go upstairs to "look for imagination." Too cute! When she gets up there she says, "Where could it … Continue reading My toddler can find imagination!
Once I gave birth, I pretty much stopped wearing jewelry. Obvious reasons apply: A) I became a stay at home mom, so did I have to put on jewelry? No - it was enough to get dressed nicely each day, and still is. B) I didn't want to scratch my daughter with a ring or … Continue reading My toddler wears my jewelry more than me
This definitely falls under the category of things I or my sister wouldn't have said growing up.... As we were reading a Little Critter book (love Mercy Meyer!), my little kiddo said, "Critter has pockets!" So I asked her, "What do you think Critter might have in his pockets?" Her answer? After a pause ... … Continue reading Proof my child is growing up digital