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On the way home from VBS tonight, Layla questioned me about a family we know…
“Mom are they Jewish?” No Layla, I don’t think so…
“Are they Christians?” No, sweetie, I don’t think they believe in Jesus.
“Are they Vegetarians???”

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Often in moments of confusion and exhaustion, I can be heard exclaiming to the girls, “I’ve lost them! This time it’s for real! I have most definitely lost my marbles!”
And whenever the girls are playing spy or detective and they need something to solve, I always tell them, “Oh I’m so glad you are here! [...]

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Layla came up with this catchy little tune while we were getting Juliet ready for school this morning. Layla likes to sit on the heating vents and just sort of space out in the AM (ah, to be 4!) and this is what we heard from her little corner….
“Sunshine… sunshine…
Sunshine will make you boil.
Ooooh Sunshine, [...]

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How Juliet sings Winter Wonderland…
“…. later on we’ll expire as we dream by the fire….”

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“Mom, a long time ago… before people had shovels… did they use dachshunds to dig?” - Layla the Adorable
(a daily occurrence now is for the girls to go and dig out in a dirt spot in the back yard with the help of Spammy. Doxies love to dig)

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My Other Momma, who has had Juliet and Layla all this week, posted this in reply to a thread on Facebook.
-Poor Jules, trying to convince me to get her a tee shirt with a nasty Pirates of the Caribbean skull on the front…”Mema, you don’t like skulls, but people like different things : )” No [...]

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My dearest Aunt Danielle made this her status update on Facebook this morning. I’m hoping to mull over it throughout the long weekend to keep this holiday in perspective. How blessed we are :o)
“….stop and think of Memorial Day for what is-remembering those that have died protecting you, fighting for you, putting their lives second [...]

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Juliet was trying out some of her Spanish on Layla at the dinner table today.
“Layla! After I say, ‘como esta?’ you say, ‘bien!’ Ok? Ready?!
Hola, compadre! Como esta?”
Layla replied, looking to get a rise out of her sister, “B. S.!”
*here is where I choked on my water trying not to laugh*
“No, no, Layla! Say, ‘bien!’”
Layla [...]

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“When I go on a rollercoaster someday I’m going to scream like a little girl!” ~Layla Beth

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I saw a quote today that said,
“Be the kind of woman that when your feet hit the floor each morning, the devil says, ‘oh crap! she’s up!’”
I like that! =))

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