Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Excuse Me, Again

  • Chloë (2.5): Daddy.
  • Robert: *talking with wife*
  • Chloë: Daddy!
  • Robert: *still having adult conversation with her mother*
  • Chloë: Excuse me, Daddy!
  • Robert: *Interrupted* What is it, Chloë?
  • Chloë: Excuse me, but you're sitting on Mommy's coat.
More manners here.

Friday, April 23, 2010

Big Baby

  • Chloë (2.5): I want a diaper today.
  • Robert: No, big girls wear big-girl underwear.
  • Chloë: ...
  • Robert: Are you a baby or a big girl now?
  • Chloë: I'm a baby.
  • Robert: No, you're a big girl.
  • Chloë: I'm a baby big girl!

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Earthday Crust

  • Robert: We're going to walk underneath the street through a tunnel.
  • Aiden (7.75): So, like, beneath the Earth's crust?

Sunday, April 18, 2010


After church service was over and he came back from Sunday school:
  • Aiden (7.75): Dad, can I have community now?
  • Robert: You mean 'communion'?

Friday, April 16, 2010

Mary Poppins

  • Chloë (2.5): *Singing in perfect tune* Chim-Chimmy Chim-Chimmy Chim-Chim Chim-Chim!

Monday, April 12, 2010

Not Earth Day

A large ad on the side of a bus read: "Earth Day, Everyday."
  • Aiden (7.75): Earth Day, everyday? It is NOT Earthday everyday.

Sunday, April 11, 2010


Chloë has a pair of slim-fit jeans - sometimes called "skinny jeans".
  • Aiden (7.5): Chloë's got her skinny's on.

Thursday, April 8, 2010

I'm A Mommy

Aiden was leaving to the bus stop:
  • Chloë (2.5): Bye, boy! I'm a boy too!
  • Sarah: No, you're not a boy. You're a girl.
  • Chloë: So I'm a mommy?
  • Sarah: No, you're just a girl.

Tuesday, April 6, 2010


...for hot chocolate at a cafe before church.

Monday, April 5, 2010

Hip Hop Historian

  • Aiden (7.5): I know just about all the words to old hip hop songs.

Sunday, April 4, 2010

Resurrection Sunday

Matthew 28; Mark 16; Luke 24; John 20 - Because of what is contained in those chapters of the Bible, we have true freedom!

And now, the goods before church.

Friday, April 2, 2010

I Love Lamp

A commercial for Walmart's toy section came on TV the other night:

  • Chloë (2.5): *pointing vigorously* Look, Daddy! It's my favorite, I LOVE that!

Kinda reminded me of THIS from "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy"