Category Archives: Kid-isms

Born a Man

November 1, 2011

And so it begins. Sweet, innocent, 2-year-old, Finnley ‘told’ me to go make some hot dogs for lunch.

I jokingly asked him, “Why do I always have to make lunch?”

He said, “because that’s what you do.”

I asked, “Why because I’m the mom?” expecting a cute innocent response.

He said… “No, because you’re a woman.”

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I really wanted to correct him for ‘ordering’ me to do something… but all I could do was laugh. Where does he come up with this stuff??? Tsk tsk, my son.

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It’s a Musical Life

September 15, 2010 OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

4 year old, Lorelei, came up to me and said “Momma, can we move to Baltimore?”

I told her that we already lived there once before and didn’t plan to move back, but asked her why she wanted to move to Baltimore of all places.

She revealed a copy of the movie Hair Spray and said “The kids in Baltimore really know how to dance… I think I want to be friends with the kids in Baltimore when I grow up.”

A child after my own heart. If only life was a musical!

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