When we were driving home from the pinewood derby - it was just me and the girls - Lucy was asking what we were going to do for my birthday, where we going to have a party, etc. I guess she forgot how boring mom-birthdays really are! :) Then she said something like, "Well since you are the bishop mother . . . I mean the wife of the bishop . . . maybe you can sit by him at church!" Awwww (she knows that my birthday is on a Sunday, fast Sunday at that, and Easter at that!).
This morning - at like 4:00 am or something - Lucy comes in to our bedroom and asks, "Mom, can you blow my nose for me?" I thought that was pretty stinking cute, too. And, no, I couldn't. But I did try and help her blow her congested little nostrils.
Now on to Emmy . . . she told me yesterday that she really wants to buy Miles a book from the book fair happening at school - for his birthday. I asked her what book it was. She told me, "How to Get a Girlfriend." Haha, it's nice to know that Emmy is looking out for her older brother. (This book was at the last book fair and it is pretty funny!) And, yes, I did let her use her allowance money to buy the book.
Ben and I had gotten on our kids' cases when we were in Utah. They just weren't being nice. So Emmy wrote this note: