May 10, 2009

some insight from my kids

For your Mother's Day pleasure... here are some thoughts from my kiddos...
(Thank you Ruby Red Slippers for the fantastic idea!)

What is something your mom always says to you?
Cam: Clean my room
Laura: Clean your room

What makes your mom happy?
Cam: When I clean my room
Laura: Pandas

What makes your mom sad?
Cam: When I don't clean my room
Laura: When I don't clean my room

How does your mom make you laugh?

Cam: She reminds me about the evil chocolate chickens at Easter
Laura: Tickling

What was your mom like when she was a kid?
Cam: She helped her Mom at the ice cream parlor
Laura: She caught a little black snake

How old is your mom?
Cam: 35
Laura: Older than me?

How tall is your mom?

Cam: 5'10"
Laura: a few inches shorter than me

What is your mom's favorite thing to do?
Cam: Bake cakes
Laura: Take pictures

What does your mom do when you are not around?
Cam: She feels lonely
Laura: Blogs

If your mom becomes famous, what will it be for?
Cam: Her awesome delicious cakes
Laura: Photography

What is your mom really good at?
Cam: Baking cakes
Laura: Cooking

What is your mom not really good at?
Cam: Playing video games... except she is good at the Wii
Laura: Mechanical bull riding

What is your mom's favorite food?
Cam: Ice cream
Laura: Cupcakes

Where is your mom's favorite place to go?
Cam: Target
Laura: National Zoo... to see the pandas

What makes you proud of your mom?
Cam: That she never gives up
Laura: Her volunteering

What do you and your mom do together?
Cam: We play mini golf
Laura: Talk and have tea

How are you and your mom the same?
Cam: We both like ice cream
Laura: We both like to have fun

How are you and your mom different?
Cam: I'm younger
Laura: She doesn't like water rides as much as I do

How do you know that your mom loves you?
Cam: She tucks me in and says goodnight to me every night
Laura: I just know...

Hmmmm... so apparently I am a slave-driving Mom who only cares about clean rooms, cake and ice cream!! But this was fun... to watch a millions thoughts go by their eyes... to make them squirm... to make them guess. Most of their answers were pretty good... although Cam thinks I am younger and much taller than I am- perhaps he needs an increase in his allowance! But most of all... I love that my daughter just knows that I love her... that she feels it all about around her. That is what I want my home to be... so full of love that you can't escape it.

Happy Mother's Day to me... and all of you...


M said...

Very cute post...I think I would be afraid to ask my kids! Maybe next year!


K said...

At least they know you like clean rooms - very funny.

Happy mother's day to you.

Busy Bee Suz said...

Oh my gosh, this made me laugh so hard. I am scared to do this one!!!
yes, we all need clean rooms. Where would the world be with out Moms??? FILTHY rooms that is where!!
You and your cakes, icecream and panda bears.
So those kids. This is a keeper!!!
Happy mother's day my friend!!

Life with Kaishon said...

I loved everything about this. Very sweet. Now, go and clean your room : ).

Jen said...

I'd love to hear my sons answers, He's 19. Or maybe not. ha!

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