Thursday, December 27, 2012

Christmas Coal

Daley: Did you get coal?
Me:  For Christmas you mean? No..
Daley: Oh, so not yet this year. But you might!

Saturday, December 15, 2012

Hippopotamus for Christmas

The song "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas" was just on the radio. 

Alec: Why would she want a hippopotamus for Christmas anyway? It wouldn't fit in the door.

Monday, December 10, 2012


A conversation the kids had in the car this afternoon

Elle: Alec,  did you know Christmas is celebrating Jesus' birthday?
Alec: is? So...was he alive last year then?

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Naps II

Me: It's time to go- nap time!
Alec: I'm not going to take a nap.
Me: Okay, well you don't have to nap, but you do need to rest your body-- so rest time.
Alec: I'm not going to rest either. I'll just call it (whispers) quiet time.

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

It's Complicated

Kenna: I'm going to marry Zach.
Tan: Okay, but you know you're MY girlfriend, right?

Saturday, June 9, 2012


Jack, after a 1 1/2 hour nap: That was NOT a good nap. No. It was an awful nap. AW, MAN!

Friday, June 8, 2012

Balloon Farm

After a discussion about airplanes-

Alexa: You have to keep an airplane door closed, otherwise you will float away.
Me: Where will you float to?
Alexa: The Balloon Farm!
Me: What is the Balloon Farm?
Alexa: Where all the lost balloons go!