Monday, April 18, 2011

Tidbits

For those of you who missed it on Facebook, I uncovered a relic from Chris's graduate school past: a piece of paper dated AUGUST 26, 1994! I think it might have been his first day of grad school. Let's not talk about how or why that particular piece of paper (and 1,000 others just like it) moved 4 times in 3 states in less than 9 years.

I made some AWESOME banana muffins tonight. More muffintop for my muffintop, please! I cannot cook worth a damn, but baking? Baking I can do.

Actual phone conversation I had with my doctor's office today:
Me: Hi, I’d like to schedule a two-year checkup for my son.
Scheduler: What’s his date of birth?
Me: May 2, 2009.
Scheduler: And this is for a two-year checkup?
Me: Yes.
Scheduler: So he’ll be two on May 2?
Me: [rolls eyes] Yes.

For my friends with girl-children: do they laugh at their toots? Did they when they were 2?

For my non-family members: do the children in your family laugh at their toots? Did they when they were 2?

6 comments:

  1. As a mother of a boy child, toots become funny at two, hilarious at three and much more descriptive...as in what kind of toot it is...noisy, smelly, yucky, nearly poop..etc. I have no problem with body functions but my husband is much more mortified by these frequent announcements and conversations between mother and son! Have fun!

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  2. My girl child thinks it's HILARIOUS :) but she's a "special case" in many ways so may not apply to all girl children - hehe!

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  3. My precious flower does not toot :)

    We had a "toot" noise contest at dinner the other night which she thought was hilarious and now frequently blows a toot on her arm. She's quite good. Fast learner.

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  4. Christy: I think Todd and Chris might have been cut from the same cloth!

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  5. Anonymous1:57 PM

    I'm a little surprised that you did not inquire from your family members!! Probably because we are such a reserved bunch that we really don't discuss toots......or, poop:)

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  6. A tooty, a rudy...it only gets funnier the older you get. Just ask "anonymous"

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