Saturday, May 29, 2010

Saturday Morning Smiles

Dear Lily,

Saturdays are my favorite days...they always have been ever since I was a little girl. I loved sleeping in, and then waking up and knowing I had no school and Saturday morning cartoons to look forward to (back when they were decent- Tom and Jerry, Scooby Doo, Mighty Mouse...).

Saturdays these days are just as nice..no homeschooling, sleeping in, and Saturday morning cartoons...only now they're live!! We've never had a tv since we've been married- who needs one, with all the entertainment going on around here!

Your smiles have us all captivated- and you aren't stingy with them either! Every one of us has declared that OUR tricks are the ones that get you to smile every time.

Josiah has his- he hangs his mouth wide open and says in a high-pitched sing-songy voice "HIIII-IIIII!!" and instantly your face lights up...like a hundred volts lights up...


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Then Kenzie tries to out-do her brother.. she has a million nick-names for you...and says them all in her I'm-your favorite-oldest-sibling-and-we-all-know-it voice..."Lils-a-ROOOOO-sa!! Sissy LOOOOVES YOU!! LILYbird!! Smile for your Sissy!!!!"

And grins and giggles ensue...:)


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So Noah gets in on the action and uses the tickle strategy to win your grin..
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And then Caleb finishes this episode of Saturday Morning Smiles with Sissy by using his own personal strategy...and it works like a charm...
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What a way to start a day!!

Love always,

Mama oxox

2 comments:

Susanna said...

I just every post on your blog from the beginning of January up until now, and I LOVE it! Just soaking everything in to get ready for our own adventure to start in about a month! :)

Leah said...

Great smiles! :)