Category Archives: Kid Quotes

The generosity of Stephen

Me: “Stephen and Adrian!  Come vacuum the popcorn you dropped in the kitchen!” Stephen and Adrian:  “Ok, Mom!” Stephen:  “Adrian, since you like using the central vac SO much, I’m going to let you do it all!  If you need … Continue reading

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Posters

I decided it’s high time to start decorating Stephen and Adrian’s room.  So yesterday, I told them I’d take them to the store and they could each pick out a poster to hang up. Stephen excitedly rambled, “I know what … Continue reading

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Will’s Snow Adventure

This morning, Adrian wanted to go outside to play in the snow.  We rummaged up the snow pants, boots, hat, and gloves required to play outside in 5 degree weather.  As soon as Will saw Adrian go out, he began … Continue reading

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Thanks, Veterans!

“Dear Adin’s Dad,  Thank you for your service.  Thanks for risking your life to serve America.  You’re strong like a gorilla.  I hope you do not die from the military.  Thanks again for serving America.  From, Stephen”

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Adrian Talks

Adrian likes to control a conversation–as in, ALL of the conversation.  He’s begun coaching us on what we are supposed to say.  For example, one morning: A:  “Mom!  Tell me to put on my socks!  Say, ‘Adrian, go find your socks!’” … Continue reading

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The “Sh-” word

“Moo-oom, Adrian said the ‘sh-‘ word!”  Stephen informed me, with Adrian in tow. “Really?”  I asked, surprised.  I had never heard that word out of Adrian, and was a little skeptical that he knew it. “What ‘sh-‘ word?”  I asked, hoping … Continue reading

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Stephen’s No Good, Horrible, Very Bad Day

“Stephen Vogan’s feeling list of bad times.  A basketball almost hit my face, and Adrian broke my stick.  There were no carrots.  And I do not like dinner and I can’t watch TV.”

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