Thursday, October 22, 2009

What Kind Of Baby?


Seamus' birthmom Alexa is due to give birth to a baby girl next month. She is in a committed relationship with her boyfriend of 4 years and they plan to raise the baby together.

Our kids know about the soon-to-arrive half sister of Seamus. Seamus and I have talked many times and he loves to ask questions about that baby in Miss Alexa's tummy.

Seamus: "Mama, what kind of baby is in Miss Alexa's tummy?"

Me: "A girl."

Seamus: "No, what KIND of baby?"

Me: "A GIRL."

Seamus: "NO. What KIND of baby?"

Me: "A werewolf."

Seamus: *eye roll* "No, Mama, what KIND of baby?"

Me: "A vampire?"

Seamus: *sigh* "No Mama, will the baby be chocolate like Marlie? vanilla like Haven? or peanut butter like me?"

Me: "Oooooo... I guess the baby will be peanut butter like you."

Seamus: "YAY!!!!!!!! The baby will be peanut butter like me!!!!"


12 comments:

  1. Love the way he sees this! Very refreshing! Yay for peanut butter!

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  2. Chocolate, Vanilla, or Peanut butter, Makes sense since your kids are YUMMY!

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  3. That is so sweet. He's such a cutie! And Peanut Butter? Adorable. Give him a kiss for me and tell him PB is my fav flavor. ;)

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  4. does seamus know he is hispanic?

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  5. Ha! love that. Our kids asked if our new baby would cry in spanish. I told them crying is kind of like love, it is a universally understood language. lol

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  6. He always make me giggle, that boy. I am sure we will be fast friends. I loves me some pirates, arrrr!

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  7. Oh I love kids and their perceptions. It's so perfect. And best of luck to Alexa!

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  8. Oh my gosh, PB is a new one to me! I've heard the chocolate and vanilla comparisons kids make though- so adorable! Hope everything goes well with Alexa's delivery!

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