Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Quotes of the Day...

(While watching a you tube video of powered para-gliders.)
Miss A:  Is that the Great Wall of China?
Daddy:  I think this is in Europe.
Miss A:  Is that the Great Wall of Europe?
Daddy:  I think it's a castle...

(A conversation on a walk.)
Mama:  When we get back to the States, we'll get a cat whether Daddy wants us to or not.
Miss M:  Actually, I will have a bunny, and Miss A will have a deer, and Daddy will have a BIG crow, and you will have a cat, and Miss R will have a dog.  Actually, Daddy will have a dinosaur.

(At the playground.)
Miss A:  I am a cheetah that shoots lasers out of its eyes.

Monday, April 8, 2013

Headaches. BIG Headaches...

I may have mentioned before the phenomenon that appears to be very similar to love-at-first-sight that occurred when Miss A met Master D.  Months have passed, and the "relationship" (Heaven help me) shows no signs of weakening...  In church, where they are in the same primary class, they had a lesson on repentance.  They were supposed to write "I'm sorry" letters, but Master D couldn't think of anyone to write to, so he asked the teacher if he could draw a picture for someone he loved...  And this is it.

He is an adorable, sweet boy- don't get me wrong- and in twenty years I would be ecstatic if they got together.  I just think six is a bit soon!

And then, to make matters worse, Miss A came home from school with this, from a different boy:


Wednesday, April 3, 2013


Miss A's assignment was to make up a new holiday and tell how she would celebrate it.

(My holiday is swimming day.  I would celebrate it.  Everybody has to swim in the waterpark.  There would be no school and no work.)