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Locks with the Box

I was cooking breakfast in my usual distracted state, as sweet Christina came up to me and asked a peculiar question. “Mom, did you say I could go to the box?” I answered that I didn’t know anything about a … Continue reading

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Random: Chapter 4 – Christina

Tuesday December 21, 2010   [before dropping off to sleep] Mommy, Estella is the most beautiful thing in the whole world. [pauses] Not more beautiful than God. God’s not beautiful. He’s handsome. He has hair down to here [waist]. Jesus … Continue reading

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Random

Chapter 4 – Christina [before dropping off to sleep] Mommy, Estella is the most beautiful thing in the whole world.  [pauses] Not more beautiful than God. God’s not beautiful. He’s handsome. He has hair down to here [waist]. Jesus said. … Continue reading

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parental crackers

I made some fresh wheat crackers to eat with lunch and the children asked what those black specks were. I told them they were poppy seeds.  Christina pointed to the cumin seed crackers and said, “And those are mommy seeds.”

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Good and clean

“Christina, please get that domino out of your mouth, and don’t put things in your mouth that aren’t food.” “It’s okay mom. It has crayon on it so I’m just cleaning it off with spit and then I’ll dry it … Continue reading

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mirror, mirror on the wall

Apparently I use the suffix “-fest” a lot. Now Christina is catching on. After Soren’s requested birthday breakfast of waffles, she said: “Mommy, thank you for the wafflefest!”

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Sarcasm? Really?

Christina was complaining about not being able to see Estella’s face while I burped her. “Mommy, mommy, I want to see her. I want to see Estella! I want to seeeeeee her!” “Just wait, she’s busy.” “She’s busy? Is she … Continue reading

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The crazy Christina show

“Mommy, we used to roast doughnuts in this toaster at the repartment.” [we used to toast bagels in this toaster at the apartment, i’m guessing]

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“Mommy, yesterday we saw a video about somebody buried. It was a sad movie about somebody buried. That’s why they drank too much alcohol.” – Christina

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Enjoying the 3s

Typically, four years old is not an age I’m totally in love with, to be perfectly honest. I am soaking up the last few weeks of Christina’s threeness, which I do love. Here are a couple of gems.   She … Continue reading

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