Saturday, May 17, 2008

Jelly Beans...

My husband has a favourite brand of jelly beans and a few days ago I picked up a small bag of them for him. To help me make my escape to the local Wal-mart so as to stock up on birthday goodies for the upcoming teen celebration he cheerfully distracted 3 years old Elsa with the bribe of sharing his special jelly beans!

Upon getting home I asked Elsa if she had enjoyed the jelly beans.

"Yes! I DID!" She exploded with a huge grin.

"Oh, and are there any left?" I queried.


"Not even ONE jelly bean, you didn't save me any?" I teased.

"Well, I tried to... but I just ate 'dem all. " she sighed with a shrug of helplessness.

Those jelly beans... they just overtook her little taste buds and disappeared, each and every one of them, into her little tummy! Read more!

It's official...


It is a joy to watch your transition from a little boy to young gentleman as well as your efforts to be true to God and to your faith. We all love you Noah even if you did find it necessary to remind us at 12 am that we had a new teen in the house.

"Happy Birthday!"

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