Wednesday, October 27, 2010

The Next Time...

The next time I let my kids sign up for a VOLUNTARY Missions Fair project at our umbrella school you have my permission to do these things:

A. Poke me in the eye with a sharp object
B. Knock me upside the head with a shovel
C. Make me watch Dinosaur Train over and over and over

Who knew that a simple childrens project would be such a part of my sanctification process?

I know I will be glad they did it (when its all over) and I am happy they even wanted to do it this year. It was battle all the other years to get them interested. But the ONE year I decide we just don't have the time to commit to-they want to do it. Go figure.

Edited to add: I just came back and read this and realized it sounds pretty bad. Sorry. It has been one of those days.

8 comments:

  1. I'll be glad to help! You know I'm all about a project!

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  2. Thanks Jill, but its due Friday. And we will be gone all day tomorrow so it is today or nothing.

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  3. You mean you do not like dinosaur train?? Well, actually the only reason I like it is because it mesmorizes 3 out of 4 kids in my home. (But I am a good mommy, who only takes advantage of tv like this about 1x a week).

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  4. Dinosaur Train, Dinosaur Train.......

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  5. Hope tomorrow is a much better day!

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  6. Yikes! I feel your pain. I hope it magically does itself in the middle of the night!!

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  7. I have never seen Dinosaur Train. How does it compare to Barney or The Wiggles? You've scared me yet intrigued me at the same time.

    I hope the missions fair actually turned out great and you'll share photos and the story later!

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