Monday, July 4, 2016

Birthday Q&A: Bennett, Four Year Old

1. What is your favorite color?  Green.
2. What is your favorite toy?  Octonauts. Because I just love it. Can you go to Octonauts Wish List so I can pick? I wike the Gup A.
3. What is your favorite fruit?  Cutie.
4. What is your favorite show?  Paw Patrol. Rocky is my favorite. Because I just wike him.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch?  Nuggets. Nuggets are in the same of Chicken Nuggets.
6. What is your favorite thing to wear? Green shirt. What about on the bottom? Hmmm, I don't really remember.
7. What is your favorite game? Monster Match.
8. What is your favorite snack? Fruit snacks.  Because they're a snack too.  And they're a treat.
9. What is your favorite animal? Lion. Because they growl. Do you know dat Mama protects their baby duckies from any predators dat are going to eat them?
10. What is your favorite song?  No songs. "I'm going to follow Jesus where He will lead me... Jesus will guide us... through every dark time... Light it up, Light it up."  (song from Vacation Bible School)  You know, sometimes you just say the same words. 
11. What is your favorite book?  The Little Pea.  Little Pea hated all of it!
12. Who is your best friend?  Nobody.  Or Kate.  No girls!  Except Daniel Evans.  James.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Frosted Mini Wheats.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play.  In the front yard.  Not backyard so that's not the best for drawing.  It has cracks so if we color on it, it won't color.  Anything.  And riding my bike.  Not my new bike.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Milk. You knew it was dat.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Trick or treat!
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Dad doesn't let us bring anything in bed.  Nothing.  (Primary music, Mimi blanket, fan blasting right in your face. "Mom, did you know that every morning I put my fan right (RIGHT in front of face) here and blow my eyes off.  Because if I get to the fan too much then it will create a wiver. Actually, it will create me to not see.  So I can't see anything.  It helps me by clearing off it."  By clearing off what? "I don't know. Probably ice.")
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Hot dogs. Actually. Waffle.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Ohhhhs.  Honey Ohs.  I did want pizza!  Now can I tell you my birthday surprise?  I'm going to first wake up. I'm going to wake for Mom to wake up. And den we're going to get dressed.  And den.  Actually, let me start all over... (repeats) And then the boys to wake up. And den I'm going to open presents. You pick up James to play with me when I open my presents. And den we eat dinner. And den, oh, I forgot. Breakfast. And den, if I finish my whole breakfast, den, I can have my caaaaaaake.  Dat's it.  Do you know why I'm going to invite James? Because I'm going to play wif him. That's why.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Nobody.  Builder everything.
21.  What are you are really good at?  Duplos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  This will take me a long time.  What did you say again?  Play with Max?  I'm going to eat you!  Just kidding.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Nuffing!  Because he's fat and chubby.  Fat and chubby! 
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Cafe Rio.  Actually Chick-fil-A.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  I wish... I can have Skittles.

STATS:  40 in (3 feet, 4 inches; ??th%) 40.2 lb (??th%)

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Birthday Q&A: Maxwell, 6 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color? Blue.

2. What is your favorite toy? Legos. Ninjago.
3. What is your favorite fruit? Pomegranate.
4. What is your favorite TV show? Avengers. I'm not allowed to watch it, but I'm just, it's my favorite show. I watch Marsha and the Bear on the iPod.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? Corn Dog.
6. What is your favorite outfit? Blue outfits.
7. What is your favorite game? Minecraft.
8. What is your favorite snack? Graham Crackers.
9. What is your favorite animal? Gecko.
10. What is your favorite song?  I have no... favorite song. The Lego Ninjago Song. Jump up, kick back, turn around and spin... Ninjago!
11. What is your favorite book?  Avengers Sticker Books.
12. Who is your best friend?  Maun.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Lucky Charms.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Jump on the trampoline. When we get one.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Root beer. I love it.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Christmas. Wait is a birthday a holiday? But still Christmas. Because we get like presents.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Boppy. Even though I lost him. Remember when we were going camping I taked him outside but, and then um, I don't remember the whole story, but I lost him.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Cereal.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Grilled cheese.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Astronaut.
21.  What are you are really good at?  Building! Building Legos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Um, do you think reading? Um, cartwheels. I don't know how to do cartwheels.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  I just like it.  
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Popeyes. I mean, McDonalds.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  To get all the Legos in the whole wide world.

STATS:  45 in (3 feet, 9 1/4 inches; 50th%) 48.5 lb (75th%)

Monday, April 25, 2016

Birthday Q&A: Anderson, 8 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color?  Red.
2. What is your favorite toy?  Legos. Salt Lake Temple set.
3. What is your favorite fruit?  Pomegranate.
4. What is your favorite TV show?  Clone Wars (Star Wars).
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch?  Nothing.
6. What is your favorite outfit? Pajamas. Ninjago pajamas.
7. What is your favorite game? Battle with Pokemon.
8. What is your favorite snack? Pretzels.
9. What is your favorite animal? Don't have one.
10. What is your favorite song?  Everything is Awesome.
11. What is your favorite book?  Magic Tree House.
12. Who is your best friend?  Ilbea.  And Enderson.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Lucky Charms.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Ride on my bike to Enderson's house.  Cause there's a sweet hill.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Sprite.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  My birthday.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Bear-Bear.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Eggs.  Scrambled eggs.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Orange chicken.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  A missionary/Lego builder.
21.  What are you are really good at?  Building Legos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Building my Washington DC Temple.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Open Playtime.  I like when they just come to me right away and I can just tell them stuff.
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Cafe Rio.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  I wish I had all the Legos in the whole wide world.

STATS:  49 3/4 in (4 feet, 1 3/4 inches; 40th%) 62lb (70th%)

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Birthday Q&A: Bennett, Three Years Old

1. What is your favorite color?  Blue.
2. What is your favorite toy?  Giraffe. Octonauts.
3. What is your favorite fruit?  Pretzel sticks.
4. What is your favorite TV show?  Wreck It, Ralph.  I'm not scared anymore. Are you scared of Wreck It, Ralph?
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch?  Orangies.
6. What is your favorite outfit? (looks down at chest) Red shirt! (It's a striped shirt with no red in it.)
7. What is your favorite game? Uno.
8. What is your favorite snack? I already just picked a snack.
9. What is your favorite animal? Elephant.
10. What is your favorite song?  Ummm, Follow da Prophet, Don't Go Astray.
11. What is your favorite book?  Mouse Paint. And Dear Zoo.
12. Who is your best friend?  Um, Kate.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Honey.  I mean, Frosted Flakes.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play wif toys outside.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Water.  I wove milk too.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Going to... I know. Shad's house! I have fun der. Going to Shad's house.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Blue.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? I already did.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Cake!
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Um. Big.
21.  What are you are really good at?  Presents.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Telephones dat work.
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  He's Wyler. Can I hold him?
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Going to... the post office. Yeah, I wike McDonalds. After, how 'bout after the park we can go to McDonalds? Does dat sound wike a good idea? Yeah, we need to drive to McDonalds. 
25.  What is your birthday wish?  Ummmm... watching shows on the big TV wif popcorn?! Can we do dat, Mommy?

STATS:  37.5 in (3 feet, 1.5 inches; 50th%) 35.5 lb (85th%)

Birthday Q&A: Maxwell, 5 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color? Blue.
2. What is your favorite toy? Legos.
3. What is your favorite fruit? Green Apple.
4. What is your favorite TV show? Superhero Squad (actually it's My Little Pony).
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? Chicken Nuggets.
6. What is your favorite outfit? I have no favorite outfit. I wike to wear striped shirts dat are not collared shirts. Wif sweat pants.
7. What is your favorite game? Sleeping Queens.
8. What is your favorite snack? Goldfish.
9. What is your favorite animal? Tigers.
10. What is your favorite song?  My favorite song is... ABC. No wait, Jingle Bells.
11. What is your favorite book?  My favorite book is REPTILES!
12. Who is your best friend?  Joan.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Granola.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play tag. Actually play vampires.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Sprite.
16. What is your favorite holiday?  Summer. Because I wish I could just have wike fires and I could play.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  I wike to take Tiger Tastic.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? We already said dat. Or, chicken nuggets.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  I pick grilled cheese.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Astronaut. And a babysitter.
21.  What are you are really good at?  I'm really good at jumping off the diving board.
22.  What do you need to work on?  I need to work on... not peeing in my pants. 
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Dat I get lego sets and I'm allowed to build them. 
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  My favorite restaurant is Cafe Rio.
25.  What is your birthday wish?  My birthday wish is to have so much Legos and the Batman Lego set.

STATS:  43 in (3 feet, 7 inches; 50th%) 45 lb (75th%)

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Birthday Q&A: Anderson, 7 Years Old

1. What is your favorite color? Red and green
2. What is your favorite toy? Legos
3. What is your favorite fruit? Pomegranate
4. What is your favorite tv show? The Lego Movie.
5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? School lunch? Ice cream with chicken nuggets and pie.
6. What is your favorite outfit? These! (points to Batman pajamas)
7. What is your favorite game?  Uno
8. What is your favorite snack?  Apple
9. What is your favorite animal? Lion
10. What is your favorite song? Everything is Awesome
11. What is your favorite book? Lego Book
12. Who is your best friend? Ilbea
13. What is your favorite cereal? Honey Bunches of Oats
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Build Legos
15. What is your favorite drink? Sprite
16. What is your favorite holiday? My birthday
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night? Bear-Bear
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Pomegranate
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday? Cafe Rio
20. What do you want to be when you grow up? Um, I don't know. Lego builder!
21.  What are you are really good at?  Legos. Building legos.
22.  What do you need to work on?  Homework
23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Giving away Legos
24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Cafe Rio
25.  What is your birthday wish?  I could have all the Legos in the whole wide world!

STATS:  47.5 in (3 feet, 11.5 inches; 45th%) 54 lb (70th%)

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Testing

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Friday, July 11, 2014

Birthday Q&A: Maxwell, 4 Years Old

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1. What is your favorite color? Blue.

2. What is your favorite toy? My Duplos.

3. What is your favorite fruit? Strawberries.

4. What is your favorite TV show? Planes.

5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? Chick-alley Broccoli Casserole! (Chicken Broccoli Casserole)

6. What is your favorite outfit? Um, the Superman one.

7. What is your favorite game? Candyland.

8. What is your favorite snack? The big pretzels.

9. What is your favorite animal? A Owl.

10. What is your favorite song?  Everyfing is Awesome. (Everything is Awesome)

11. What is your favorite book?  PJ Funnybunny.

12. Who is your best friend?  Joan.

13. What is your favorite cereal?  Lucky Charms.

14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play wif Ilbea.

15. What is your favorite drink?  Nothing. I have no favorite drink.  Actually, I do.  It is Sprite.  Does Sprite make you stay up? 

16. What is your favorite holiday?    Halloween.

17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Bobby.  And Fat. (stuffed giraffe and monkey pillow pet)

18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Raisin Toast.

19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Chick-alley Broccoli Casserole.

20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  A missionary.

21.  What are you are really good at?  Building Duplos.

22.  What do you need to work on?  Doing our chores. 

23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Being helpful. 

24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Cafe Rio.

25.  What is your birthday wish?  I wish I had all the Duplos. And all the Hersheypark. I’m gonna go on all da rides.  

STATS:  40 in (3 feet, 4 inches; 50th%) 42 lb (90th%)

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Birthday Q & A: Anderson, 5 Years Old

(from April 2013)

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1. What is your favorite color? Blue.
2. What is your favorite toy? My blocks.  My blocks dat I got for my birf-day.
3. What is your favorite fruit? Watermelon.
4. What is your favorite tv show? Superhero.

5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? Tuna fish wif chippies and wif beans.
6. What is your favorite outfit? Rainbow shirt.  Actually a superhero shirt.  The soft brown pants.
7. What is your favorite game? “Crab, Crab, Lobster” (a game we made up patterned after “Duck, Duck, Goose” that we play in our crab pajamas).
8. What is your favorite snack? Pretzel toast.  (Toast w/ crunchy peanut butter, honey and pretzels.)

9. What is your favorite animal? I’ll give you a hint.  He’s a very good climber.  He walks like this (demonstrates on all fours across the floor).  Max guesses:  “A gorilla!”  Yes!  Yes, that’s my favorite!
10. What is your favorite song?  “The Rainbow Connection.”  No that makes me cry.  “I Like to Look for Rainbows.”
11. What is your favorite book?  The Transformer Book.

12. Who is your best friend?  Ilbea.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Lucky Charms.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  Play with Ilbea and have centers:  sticks and pinecones and names and chalk and that’s all.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Sprite. 
16. What is your favorite holiday?    Valentine’s.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Turtle towel and animal book.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Poo-poos.  (Oh the potty humor.)  Eggs.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Soup.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  A pilot.  The man who controls the airplane.  No, the helicopter.

21.  What are you are really good at?  Scoring goals at soccer.

22.  What do you need to work on?  Homework.

23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  Sharing.

24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  Chick-fil-A.

25.  What is your birthday wish?  I wish that I could be a missionary and go to the temple.

STATS:  43 in. (3 feet, 7 inches; 50th%) 46 lb (75%)

Birthday Q&A: Maxwell, 3 Years Old

(from June 2013)

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1. What is your favorite color? Pink.
2. What is your favorite toy? Da Batman guys.
3. What is your favorite fruit? Watermelon.
4. What is your favorite tv show? Justin Time.

5. What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? Chicken Nuggets.
6. What is your favorite outfit? Um, Buzz (shirt).  I wike Buzz.
7. What is your favorite game? Wres Dada.
8. What is your favorite snack? Goldfish and pretzels.

9. What is your favorite animal? Elephant.
10. What is your favorite song?  “Child of God.”
11. What is your favorite book?  I dunno. My favorite book is NOTHING. (getting grumpy)

12. Who is your best friend?  ‘Narson.
13. What is your favorite cereal?  Frosted Mini Wheats.
14. What is your favorite thing to do outside?  My running skills.
15. What is your favorite drink?  Milk. 
16. What is your favorite holiday?    Jumping in da pool.
17. What do you like to take to bed with you at night?  Toy Story guys.  Just I take my Toy Story guys, not my paci.
18. What is your favorite thing to eat for breakfast? Raisin Toast.
19. What do you want for dinner on your birthday?  Batman guys and Monsters Inc guys and a new Superman.
20. What do you want to be when you grow up?  Captain ’Merica Flag.

21.  What are you are really good at?  A puzzle.

22.  What do you need to work on?  Da puzzle. 

23.  What do you like best about being a big brother?  How about no hitting?

24.  What is your favorite restaurant?  McDonalds. Restaurant style (eating at home with only the kitchen table light on).

25.  What is your birthday wish?  Having cake.

STATS:  37.5 in (50%), 36 lb (90%)