Me: "Luke, it's raining. You can't go outside right now.
Luke: "I'm going to try and blow the clouds away....
(In case you're curious....it didn't work:)
Mike turned to me and said, "I don't know why we bring them out in public!?!"
Me: "Me neither!"
Sarah made cookies in the late afternoon on Friday so that we could bring some to Mike on Saturday. Luke came in the kitchen as the first batch came out of the oven.
Luke: "Mom, can I have dessert before dinner?"
Jon: "I think that I'm the best mix between Andrew and Sarah. Andrew doesn't care at all about school and Sarah cares way too much!(slight pause....) I'm the perfect child!"
Sarah:(laughing): "And so humble, too!"
Jon: "Luke, look at the elephants!"
Luke: "Yeah....but where's the poop?"
(He is such a boy!)
Jon has been the main helper for Jay with our big, and seemingly never ending, house painting job!Jon: "Dad, I don't know what was cool in the 80's, but manual labor is not "in" now!
At the Roger Williams Zoo there was a lot of excitement as we approached the camel exhibit because of the older boys' obsession with the Geico 'humpday' commercial! As we walked up to the camels, Peter surprised us all!
Peter: "Hey, camel...Guess what day it is?!?"
The rest of us: "Hahahahahaha!"