From the mouths of babes

i-9dc84d4d9156dccb30d5f62466b4219a-swblocks.jpgYesterday afternoon, Minnow and I were driving home from daycare and Minnow was repeatedly requesting “the baby song” (Hush, little baby) from the car stereo. After about the sixth playing of the song, we had the following conversation.

SciWo: “Are you a baby?”

Minnow: No. I’m not a baby.

SciWo: “Are you a grown-up?”

Minnow: “No. I’m growing.”

SciWo: “Is Mommy a grown-up?”

Minnow: “Yea, you are a grown-up.”

SciWo: “Is Daddy a grown-up?”

Minnow: “No. Daddies are mans.”


  1. #1 Kim Hannula
    May 14, 2009

    I am SO showing this one to my husband…

  2. #2 bob koepp
    May 14, 2009

    If only the rest of the world would heed such wisdom…

  3. #3 Sven DIMilo
    May 14, 2009

    Best version of that tune ever.

  4. #4 Jenn, PhD
    May 14, 2009

    🙂 Wise words from Minnow

  5. #5 Lilian Nattel
    May 14, 2009

    Out of the mouths of babes…

  6. #6 Mrs. CH
    May 14, 2009

    Hahaha! Fantastic!

  7. #7 phd me
    May 14, 2009

    Oh, so true. So true!

  8. #9 A. Non Mouse
    May 15, 2009

    So true! You’ve got a smartie on your hands 🙂

  9. #10 Zuska
    May 15, 2009

    Minnow slays me!

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