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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

You Know You're A Mom When-sDaze

You know you're a mom when...
  • You physically walk a toy out to the dumpster so you never have to hear it or trip over it again.
  • You will never move a block, an hour or a state away with a toddler without booking a babysitter for 72 hours.
  • You have been sneezed on hundreds of times. In the mouth.
  • You swear you will never climb through the McDonald's PlayPlace again. It may say that it is "suitable" for adults, but it's really not.
  • You consider the person who invented the sippy cup a genius and an idiot. Does one exist that doesn't leak?!
  • You start to sound like your child.
  • You know for all the awful, annoying, patient-trying, frustrating roller coaster ride of moments, there are, every once in a while, scattered throughout the day, small moments that are pure magic in the life of being a mom.

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8 Comments:

Blogger Liz said...

Oh, like half of the stuff that shows up from my in-laws goes straight to the trash. Every.time.

December 15, 2010 at 5:53 AM  
Blogger Overthinking Mama said...

i am always throwing my kids toys away... either because they are so annoying... or because they wont take care of them or pick them up.
they tell me i am wasting money...
maybe i just shouldn't buy toys??

December 15, 2010 at 6:00 AM  
Anonymous Hope said...

My nephew sneezed all over my face once. Now I know to be very careful about hugs when he's sick.

December 15, 2010 at 11:28 AM  
Blogger Natalie said...

The toy one and the sneeze one is too close for comfort.

December 15, 2010 at 12:29 PM  
Blogger Natalie said...

It should say "are" not "is". Sigh.

December 15, 2010 at 12:29 PM  
Blogger Sherri said...

Ugh, the full-face sneeze! And I remember sippy cups were all the rage when the "non-spill" ones first came out, but yeah, they've all leaked!

December 15, 2010 at 8:03 PM  
Blogger Sophie said...

Maybe I should start getting rid of toys that annoy me ; )

December 16, 2010 at 4:44 PM  
Blogger Leah said...

I would really love to see you crawling around a McDonalds play area! : )

December 18, 2010 at 10:05 PM  

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