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Friday, July 27, 2007

Putting me in my proper place

Just now, Chloe and I had the following conversation:

Chloe: Mom, pretend you're a lady, okay?

Me: But I am a lady, I don't have to pretend.

Chloe (looking at me as if I have sprouted 2 new heads): No, you're not a lady, you're just a mom. (pause) Now, pretend you're a lady, okay?

I guess she told me.

Oh....vacation pictures are coming, I promise. I just haven't had much time to sit down and edit them. As soon as I got home I had a friend from Arizona and her 2 kids visiting. They left yesterday and I'm trying to get to it. Trying. Honest. Stay tuned. Really.

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  1. LOL...so we need acting lessons now, huh?

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  2. Who came to visit? That must have been fun!

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  3. LOL - It's like the few times that I get dressed up to go somewhere, and the kids stare at me like they're a deer in the headlights. "Wow. You look BEAUTIFUL."

    Yes, girls, I can escape the stained t-shirt SOMETIMES.

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  4. Soooo reminds me of that line from Aristocats - "You're not a lady. . .you're nothin' but a sister!"

    I get that same look from my kids when I have make up on and am wearing something other than denim and t-shirts! (My school kids are the best at pointing that out!)

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  5. That;s cute...also cute pics! I wanted to let you know I responded to your question Re: Nutritional Yeast on my blog! Thanks for the visit and comments.

    HARMONIA

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  6. You aren't a lady.
    Unless you're in SF with me.
    Please come back, lady. :)

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  7. hahaha, as always, laughing out loud while reading your posts. these girls of yours are awsome! lots of hugs for you all!

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  8. Oh Goodness! Chloe is halarious. We had the best time together swimming!!!!!

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