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Spelling Sis

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

girl wearing "big sister" shirtOur daughter was looking down at the words on her new shirt that read “Big Sister.” Elena proudly told us, “I know how to spell the word sister. It’s R-E-T-S-I-S.”

Elena, 4

Todd MacFadden; Brookline, MA

Image: Girl wearing “Big Sister” shirt via Shutterstock by martellostudio.

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The Name Game

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

post it note on bulletin boardI was explaining to my daughter the tradition of changing last names when couples get married and said it was a matter of choice. Abigail declared, “Well, I don’t want to change my name. I like it and I know how to spell it.”

Abigail, 5

Jennifer Egerstrom; Brooklyn Park, MN

Image: Post it note on bulletin board via Shutterstock.

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