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Saturday, March 6, 2010

pearls make the man

When I was a child, I had a cat named Fluffy. She was a long haired angora and was... well... Fluffy. Hence the name. *wink* For entertainment, we would take the ring from a jug of milk and tie a string to it and the Fluffster would chase me around for hours while I dragged that ring on the floor behind me. No one told me I was practicing for parenthood, but as it happens, Jack will react the exact same way when I drag a strand of Christmas tree pearls behind me! LOL!

He was absolutely fascinated with these pearls, and they kept him happy all the while I dismantled my Valentine's tree last month (yep, you read that right. I had a tree full of hearts and pearls. I know. You don't even have to say it.). After I gave them to him, I realized that it was probably not the brightest idea I've ever had (hello! choking hazard!), but I watched him like a hawk and scooped them up as soon as he was distracted for a second. In the meantime though I got a ton of great blackmail pictures. hee hee. Nothing like a shirt full of tools, some camo pants, and a string of pearls. I'd say that outfit's complete!


Anonymous said...

cute picture. He is adorable. My two year old son also loves pearls. Must be the way tthey feel.

Elaine M said...

He's growing so fast - such a sweetie!! Thanks so much for posting updates - you're like family

Elaine M said...

Me again - was wondering if the "Subscribe by email" listed by the POST COMMENT button only gets us the "comments" or does it also sign us up for this blog?
Elaine - mtn.moven.faith@comcast.net

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