Archive for the ‘ Pop Culture ’ Category

Cashing In on the College Life

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

beerMy husband works at a university, and one night the whole family went to the campus dining hall for dinner. As my husband was filling up the kids’ sippy cups with water from the self-serve drink dispenser, my daughter looked up and asked “Daddy, which one is for beer?”

Stephanie, 3

Megan Taylor; Coventry, RI

Image: Beer via Shutterstock.

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A “Haunted” Home

Friday, October 4th, 2013

dad and son carving pumpkinWhen we carved our Halloween pumpkins this year, my son told me that he thought a spider lived inside them. When I asked why, he replied, “Because there are a lot of cobwebs in here!”

Finley, 3

Sarah Graff; Lafayette, CA

Image: Dad and son carving pumpkin via Shutterstock.

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A Clean Ride

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

boy riding tricycleWhile my son was riding up and down the sidewalk on his tricycle, I noticed that he kept spitting on his trike as he rode. When I asked him why, he explained, “I’m going through the car wash!”

Mark, 4

Diane Crafts; Savannah, GA

Image: Boy riding tricycle via Shutterstock.

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

boy watching baseball gameMy son has been learning to sing the song “Take Me Out to the Ball Game,” but he hasn’t quite gotten the second verse down yet. His version goes, “Buy me some peanuts and Apple Jacks, I don’t care if I ever get fat!”

Thomas, 6

Sarah Sites; Fairfax, VA

Image: Boy watching baseball game via Shutterstock.

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Vocal About Veggies

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

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When Kelly Clarkson’s song, Stronger, came on the radio, my daughter asked, “Is she talking about vegetables?” because according to the song lyrics, what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger!

Jasmine, 4

Andrea Cornwell; Parrish, FL

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