Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Out of the Mouth of Babes

I have a 5 year old. And she is rather too smart for her own good.
My husband, a firefighter, recently started some college courses that
he is taking online. He explained to the kids that his school would
be on a website.

My 5 year old is obsessed with my husband. She wraps her legs around
him and forbids him to leave her side.

A few days ago he was leaving for work and saying goodbye to her in
her bed. She locked her arms around his neck and said he couldn't go.
He said he had to go. Then she said, "Can't you do your work on the

Visions of saving people and putting out fires virtually made me
giggle. The youth have such funny notions.


  1. Wouldn't it be cool if we could find ways to do all our jobs online? When you find the mouse click that raises children, let me know. I'm about ready for some online discipline.

  2. Gotta love her. He could work in other cities, states, and even countries. Think of all the paychecks he could collect!