Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Parenting Gone Wrong


Last week I was driving on the freeway with Haven, Seamus and Marlie. Seamus said, "Mama, Haven called me a Poopy Pants!" So then I proceeded to correct Haven.


Me: "Haven, don't call your brother a Poopy Pants."

Haven: "But I saw it on Garfield. He called someone a Poopy Pants."

Me: "Oh you think just because you saw it on TV, that makes it ok to call someone that?"

Haven: "Uh."

Me: "What about Pirates of the Carribean? They shoot each other. Do you think it's ok to shoot your brother just because you see them do it on TV?"

Haven: "They're not really shooting each other. They're just pretend shooting each other for the movie. And I AM allowed to pretend shoot Seamus."

Me: "Touche"


12 comments:

  1. Too smart for his own good! I had one like that...oh right, I still do! lol

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  2. Too funny. I love his shirt!

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  3. HAHAHA! That's fantastic :D Seriously too funny.

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  4. Boys are so funny! Good conversations happen in the car. Maybe it is because they get still? Smiling BIG

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  5. *Gasp*
    You let your children pretend shoot each other?!?!
    Oh! The horror!
    Is that even legal in Cali?

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  6. Btw, My husband totally wants your children's Star War shirts. He is jealous.

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  7. I hate it when they're smarter than we are. I'm really not looking forward to that day :)

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  8. And Garfield is only pretend calling whoever a Poopy Pants, right?

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