Wow, there is nothing like seeing yourself through the eyes of your children. Talk about a reality check!
1. What is something mom always says to you?
Karianne (16): "Are you going to do something with Tim tonight?" Also "Have a good day" when I leave in the morning. Plus "I love you" too of course.
Susan (14): "have you practiced saxophone today? what about piano?" or maybe "you are cute."
Nathan (11): "Go practice piano," and "Go do your dinner job."
Megan (8): She says "No!"
2. What makes mom happy?
Karianne: When you do the dishes without her asking. Also when we say thanks for dinner mom, thanks dinner for mom.
Susan: When her knee isn't swollen and it feels better than it has before plus also when we do the dishes!
Nathan: When I practice piano without her asking me. When I do my dinner job, and when I obey her.
Megan: When I hug her.
3. What makes mom sad?
Karianne: When you are late for curfew or you don't do your homework all because of a boy. That makes her worried. Which is the same as sad I think.
Susan: When she can't walk right, and when she thinks she is not a good mom. even though I think she is a good mom!
Nathan: When I die. :smirk:
Megan: When I don't obey her.
4. How does your mom make you laugh?
Karianne: She talks to plants. :) Also she gets mad when you say moun'n and it is really funny ha ha
Susan: By teasing me alot! :)
Nathan: By teasing me and attacking me.
Megan: When she tickles me.
5. What was your mom like as a child?
Karianne: Um hello, I was not alive how would I know that?
Susan: um, a child? with blonde hair? idk
Nathan: Um. Let's see... um. Small.
Megan: Um. I don't know anything about when she was a child.
6. How old is your mom?
Karianne: uh.... I actually forgot. No I'm serious. She didn't tell me not to tell. I think it's 39 or maybe it's still 38. How do I always forget this?
Susan: 38 I think but it doesn't really matter to me
Nathan: Uh... 39.
Megan: Um. Okay. Um.
(I am 39)
7. How tall is your mom?
Susan: um, five foot......... eight. that's my guess. or five foot nine.
Nathan: Uh, like five foot nine or something like that.
Megan: I don't know. 10,000 feet?
(I am 5'8")
8. What is her favorite thing to do?
Susan: Blog. And talk to Amidey and email. And garden usually
Nathan: Um... blog. Garden. And email. Oh, and watch us play games while she cooks.
Megan: She likes to blog and to sit with me.
9. What does your mom do when you're not around?
Susan: I don't know cause I'm not around, right? I think she probly blogs lol
Nathan: Um... shop and blog and um, blog some more. Let's see. Yeah.
Megan: I don't know, 'cause I'm not around!
10. If your mom becomes famous what will it be for?
Susan: It will be for gardening. or chicken knowledge! :)
Nathan: Um... Let's see. That would be because... she is good at nagging people and getting them to do things.
Megan: Ummmmmmmm... Hm. For having chickens. And for falling out of the house.
11. What is your mom really good at?
Susan: She is really good at cooking! And she is a good mom. Plus she is good at writing I think and she plays the piano well too.
Nathan: Gardening, cooking, blogging, um... everything.
Megan: Blogging. Helping me fall asleep. Falling down.
12. What is your mom not very good at?
Susan: She is not very good at...... umm....... I don't really know!
Nathan: Um... walking forwards, keeping chickens off the porch, and that's it.
Megan: Walking. Waking me up in the morning.
13. What does your mom do for her job?
Susan: She raises chickens for her job! Plus also kids! lol
Nathan: Be a mom.
Megan: She be's a mom. And she takes care of chickies and that annoying cat that growls at peoples.
14. What is your mom's favorite food?
Susan: Hmm. her favorite food is.... I think mexican. Plus she likes peasant pasta. But I don't! haha :)
Nathan: Um, like Mexican stuff from that one restaurant... I don't remember the name it's like a
Mexican name! (La Casita)
15. What makes you proud of your mom?
Susan: That she had knee surgery and I think she is doing a good job at recovering!
Nathan: She is a good mom, and a lot of things.
Megan: That she can have chickens and raise up four kids.
16. If your mom were a cartoon character, who would she be?
Susan: She would be... um..... let's see. She would be Elastigirl!
Nathan: The mommy buzzard on Loony Tunes.
Megan: Larry the Cucumber
17. What do you and your mom do together?
Susan: We talk. And also lately we went shopping for school.
Nathan: We pick beans and stuff, we planted corn, and swim at the reservoir.
Megan: Go shopping and get ears pierced.
18. How are you and your mom the same?
Susan: Well we are related! haha! Plus we both like music. And we can read each other's minds!
Nathan: We both have blue eyes. We both can sort-of-ish play the piano.
Megan: We're both the youngest child in our families.
19. How are you and your mom different?
Susan: I have brown hair. and I have freckles. and ummm...... I have longer hair? I don't know.
Nathan: I'm a boy and she's not. I'm a kid and she's old. I have shorter hair, and I look more like my dad.
Megan: Um...because I go to school and she does not?
20. How do you know your mom loves you?
Susan: She tells me. Plus cause she talks to me and cooks food for all of us and she is nice to all of us and patient!
Nathan: Because she says so. And she does nice things like cook me dinner, and does my laundry, and doesn't even make me pay for it.
Megan: 'Cuz I spend lots of time with her and she tells me she loves me.