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A would-be stay at home mom working full-time as a teacher. I teach at my old Highschool, working side-by-side with my own teachers. I blog to keep the Texan grandparents updated and chronicle our life for future reference. (In other words, I don't have a real baby-book or diary.) Comments make my day. Thanks for stopping by! kimlepper at gmail.com

Friday, March 5, 2010

Sippy Obsession and Self Affirmation

To the untrained eye- one may think such a pose is a contemplative one.

But is actually Sam's version of the sign "drink" (a little easier to see the adaptation than Lucy's version of giving herself a wet-willie)

This is her favorite sign. And really her only. I think she goes through 16 oz of water a day.

Which results in 5-7 diapers a day.

We do cloth, remember?

Anyway, this pretty much sums up my days:


Request for a drink


Self affirmation

Chug

Gargle

Repeat 'til sippy is empty

Drop sippy and make loud noise at mom who is no longer paying attention

More self affirmation

8 comments:

Momma Such said...

Following you from Friday Follow!
Cute pics! :)

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Have a great weekend! :)

Messy Mommy said...

So adorable!!! We used signing with our first but not much with our 2nd. I really want to do it this time around because it's SO awesome to know what they want! Truly amazing!

The Lukas Family said...

Apparently Miss Samantha has a head of hair now-the 4th pic shows it off quite nicely! Beautiful!

Missy said...

What a cute sequence of pictures. I wish my little one would catch on to sign; I'm getting tired of the grunting and screaming. LOL

Stopping in from Friday Follow.

Granddad said...

Her Uncle, Andrew, often would drink a cup of liquid and "export" what seemed like two cups....never did figure that out... ;-)

SafeHomeHappyMom said...

She is cute!

Hi, I am your latest follower from FF, I am a tadbit late on the follow. I will hang around and read for a while. Hope you can follow me as well on my blog at www.safehomehappymom.com

HeartsMakeFamilies said...

Hey just stopping by to say Hi from Friday Follow!

Happy Follow Friday!

Tami
www.heartsmakefamilies.com

Freely Living Life said...

What a sweetie pie!! :)

I found you over in the "Friday Follow" and am now following your blog via Google Friend Connect. I look forward to reading more of your posts. Come on over and visit us when you get a free moment. <3

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