Prior to having children I could use the restroom by myself. Seems like a simple thing that many women take for granted. Over the last eight years I have adjusted to the fact that there is no private time as mother. So that being said here’s my top 10 list of reasons my children barged in on me in the bathroom… Continue reading
The winner of the STOP YELLING challenge was… Continue reading
Who will win the jackpot? For 48 hours beginning at 8:46PM this evening the Mellix family is competing in a “STOP YELLING” challenge. Continue reading
I’ve misplaced my car keys a million times. Yesterday was the first time I lost my car.
Let me begin by admitting my husband offered to walk me to my car. At the time I thought his offer was ridiculous. No thank you sir! I am a grown woman and we are parked at opposite ends of this gigantic mall. I’ll see you at the house… Continue reading
Sometimes I think my oldest is part puppy. I’ve been home for less than 2 hours and I am drained. Just watching him run, skip, and leap around my house makes me incredibly sleepy.
In his eyes my couch is one of those boosters on the road in a video game.
Those ramps that increase your speed just before you fly high into the air.
Every night run, run, run, SWOOOSH up and over the couch into a sprint for justice in his imaginary super hero world.
Both of my kids are constantly in a “save the world” mission mind set. They have so many fake weapons and Marvel gear. I must admit they really do look the part. A week or so ago I became fed up with their foolishness. I packed it all up. Everything that was “fighting” related was packed up and put away in the storage closet.
Let’s see how much trouble you can get into now with only your blocks and stuffed animals…hahahaha!!!
What a waste of my time… They quickly gathered replacements!
Basically nothing has changed. The battle against all of earth’s greatest enemies continues nightly in my living room, dining room, or where ever they hop, skip and jump.
Tonight I’ll leave you all with this visual reference of what I feel closely matches to my child’s energy level. Good night!
Inside the Lego Marvel Avengers X-Box game there is information about an online survey you can fill out to unlock cheat codes. I was helping Isaiah fill it out after work today and he had a little trouble with the following question…
6. Did you see any bugs or glitches in the game?
Isaiah: “I saw a dragon…does that count?”
Aaron: When I grow up I’m going to have a Lamborghini.
Isaiah: Well, Lamborghinis don’t turn well.
Aaron: Yeah they do.
Isaiah: No. Uncle Zach told me so they don’t turn well.