Saturday, July 17, 2010

Well-Timed Recovery

First Daughter: I want Sprite to drink.

Mama: Sprite is only for when you're feeling sick.

First Daughter: I'm feeling a little sick right now.

Mama: Well, if you're feeling sick, you can't help Mommy make cupcakes for the birthday party tomorrow.

First Daughter: I'm only feeling a little sick. I'll feel all better right before it's time to make the cupcakes.

6 comments:

  1. Clever girl. Gatorade (pronounced with a short a by miss Gemma-goo) is the special sick drink at our house. Almost makes being sick worth it. ;-D

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  2. How precious! Kids know just how to get around things, don't they?

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  3. Yeah...she didn't get the Sprite, though. She did feel well enough to make cake, though. (Apparently, First Daughter is under the impression that a box of cake mix made as a cake will taste better than the same box mix made as cupcakes. Who am I to argue? The cake pan is easier to wash.)

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  4. You pick your battles. ;-D I like that and would agree..."no" to the sprite, "yes" to cake vs. cupcakes. Everyone won!

    By the way, I like the new look of your blog. Gemma has a shirt (she was wearing it in the professional pics in fact) that is strikingly similar to First Daughter's.

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  5. Thanks, Monica. I liked quite a few of the new templates Blogger has. My mom picked that shirt up second-hand somewhere and I really like it.

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