Posts Tagged ‘ book ’

Cute Critter

Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

My husband was reading a Beatrix Potter story about a hedgehog to our daughter. He asked her, “What kind of animal is Mrs Tiggywinkle?” She replied confidently, “A pinecone!”

Mia, 3

Julie Angus; Huntington Beach, CA

Image: Hedgehog via Shutterstock

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Big Kid

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

My wife and I were trying to read our son his favorite book but he didn’t want to hear it anymore. “But this was your favorite book,” we reminded him. He replied, “Yeah, and then I grew up.”

Max, 4

David Steinberg; Santa Monica, CA

Image: Mother reading book with son via Shutterstock

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History Lessons

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

mom and child readingMy son was looking at a dinosaur picture book when he asked, “Did the dinosaurs come before or after the naked people?”

Sean, 4

Necole Ray; Birmingham, AL

Image: Mom and child reading via Shutterstock.

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The In’s and Out’s of Newborns

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

mom reading book to childWhile reading a book about the birth of a baby, our son asked how he got out of my tummy. His sister added, “And how did we get in?”

Max, 4, and Zoe, 3

Sara Wilson; Huxley, IA

Image: Mom reading book to child via Shutterstock.

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Reading Woes

Monday, August 19th, 2013

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My daughter was reading a book, and it kept falling off her lap. She exclaimed, “Book, I am tired of your attitude!”

Abby, 3

Katie Chatam; Madison, AL

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