Saturday, March 7, 2009

What Kids Say

My friend did this- she tagged anyone with kids old enough to answer; it was really fun! I was tagged... Brittney is the first answer and Candra is the second answer
1. What is something Mom always says to you? I Love You …, yes?
2. What makes Mom happy? When we snuggle with her…your children and your family
3. What makes Mom sad? When we hurt her feelings…Dad leaving
4. How does your Mom make you laugh? With funny things and tickeling us… tickleing
5. What was you Mom like as a child? Like us…..she got ed baptised
6. How old is your Mom? 29……29
7. How tall is your Mom? I will guess nine feet…… I don’t know
8. What is her favorite thing to do? Spend some time with us… games
9. What does your Mom do when you're not around? Takes care of Malachi…...cleans dishes
10. If your Mom becomes famous, what will it be for? Because she’s a good mom…...because she gots three children
11. What is your Mom really good at? Making us feel better…..making people laugh
12. What is your Mom not very good at? Ball games…....not making shoes
13. What does your Mom do for her job? Takes care of us… for her kids
14.What is your Mom's favorite food? Salad??....I think Chinese??
15. What makes you proud of your Mom? Her cooking the best foods…..playing with us
16. If your Mom were a cartoon character, who would she be? Daphne……a little girl
17. What do you and your Mom do together? Watch TV…
18. How are you and your Mom the same?? We both have blue eyes…..we both be silly
19. How are you and your Mom different? I got brown hair and she gots blonde…. I can’t type on the computer
20. How do you know your Mom loves you? Because she takes care of us…..because we was borned out of her stomach
21. Where is your Mom's favorite place to go? To go and see Grammy….I don’t know
ok these answers caught me by surprise, talk about warm fuzzies! ... I too am going to tag anyone with little kids that are old enough to talk...

Friday, March 6, 2009

Enlightened Perspective

This is a cute email I got from my cousin- thought I would share

ENLIGHTENED PERSPECTIVE Please Read all the way to the bottom: If you will take the time to read these. I promise you'll come away with an enlightened perspective. The subjects covered affect us all on a daily basis: Enjoy.......

I've learned.... That the best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person.

I've learned.... That when you're in love, it shows.

I've learned.... That just one person saying to me, 'You've made my day!' makes my day.

I've learned.... That having a child fall asleep in your arms is one of the most peaceful feelings in
the world.

I've learned.... That being kind is more important than being right.

I've learned.... That you should never say no to a gift from a child.

I've learned.... That I can always pray for someone when I don't have the strength to help him in some other way.

I've learned..... That no matter how serious your life requires you to be, everyone needs a friend to act goofy with.

I've learned...... That sometimes all a person needs is a hand to hold and a heart to understand.

I've learned.... That simple walks with my parents around the block on summer nights when I
was a child did wonders for me as an adult.

I've learned.... That life is like a roll of toilet paper. The closer it gets to the end, the faster it goes.

I've learned.... That we should be glad God doesn't give us everything we ask for.

I've learned.... That money doesn't buy class.

I've learned..... That it's those small daily happenings that make life so spectacular.

I've learned... That under everyone's hard shell is someone who wants to be appreciated and loved.

I've learned.... That to ignore the facts does not change the facts.

I've learned.... That when you plan to get even with someone, you are only letting that person continue to hurt you.

I've learned.... That love, not time, heals all wounds.

I've learned.... That the easiest way for me to grow as a person is to surround myself with people smarter than I am.

I've learned.... That everyone you meet deserves to be greeted with a smile.

I've learned...... That no one is perfect until you fall in love with them.

I've learned... That life is tough, but I'm tougher.

I've learned.... That opportunities are never lost; someone will take the ones you miss.

I've learned.... That when you harbor bitterness, happiness will dock elsewhere.

I've learned.... That I wish I could have told my Grandpa that I love him one more time before he passed away.

I've learned.... That one should keep his words both soft and tender, because tomorrow he may have to eat them.

I've learned.... That a smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

I've learned.... That when your newly born grandchild holds your little finger in his little fist, that you're hooked for life.

I've learned.... That everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you're climbing it.

I've learned.... That the less time I have to work with, the more things I get done.

To all of you.... Make sure you read all the way down to the last sentence.
It's National Friendship Week. Show your friends how much you care.