Friday, November 16, 2012
Cute Katie Quotes: June 2010 - July 2010
Age 3 1/2
6-3-10: "You did it, Pal!" --Katie, to a kid she just met after he crossed the monkey bars
6-3-10: While playing at the park, Katie convinced another girl about her age to "dig for worms" with her in a pile of dirt. A boy about their age came over and said, "What you doing?" Katie said, "We're digging for worms!" The boy said, "Ewww, worms are gross!"
6-3-10: All this PBS Kids and Nick Jr watching is paying off. I handed Katie a mini marshmallow. She said, "I want three!" I said, "OK. You have one now. How many more do you need to have three?" Without hesitation, she shouted, "two!"'
6-5-10: Me: "Yes, some day you'll be a grown up too." Katie: "Will I be a mother or a father?" Me: "You'll be a mother if you have a baby. Women who have babies are called mothers." Katie: "How come?" Me: "That's just the name we give women who have babies." Katie: "I get to be a woman too?" Me: "Yes, some day you'll be a woman." Katie, grabs my neck and squeezes, shrieking: "Oh thank you thank you thank you!"
6-12-10: Katie, to me still in bed: "Are you get upping now?"
6-26-10: Katie, her head in the freezer: "I like blue popsicles. They taste like the sky."
6-29-10: Katie, to me, even though my birthday isn't until November, "I gonna make you the best birthday cake ever! An' you know who gonna be on it?" Me: "Who?!" Katie: "Bill Maher!"
6-30-10: Katie: "Guess what?" Me: "What?" Katie: "Chicken butt!" Me: "Guess why?" Katie: "Chicken thigh!" Will: "Guess where?" Katie: "Chicken underwear!" Me: "That's silly. Chickens don't wear underwear." Katie: "Yes they do when you tell jokes!"
7-2-10: Katie had spent the evening laying under the chair where I sat chatting with Will and his dad. She'd get up, get a toy or a stuffed animal, bring it back to the fort and hang out some more. When I tucked her in bed, I said, "That was fun hanging out in a fort wasn't it?" Katie said, "Uh huh." I said, "When I was a little girl your age I used to like to build forts too." Katie smiled and said, "Mama, when you were a little girl you could be my friend."