Friday, May 29, 2009

Looking to the Future

Over afterschool snacks with Sarah:

Mommy:
"Sarah, you know I love being your mom. I get so excited thinking about all your talents and interests and what the future may have in store for you. Do you ever think about the future?

Sarah: "No."

Mommy: "You know what, that's pretty impressive, too. Some people get so wrapped up in whatever they think might happen or whatever they plan to do next, that they don't enjoy what is happening right now. Right now, I'm enjoying sitting here talking watching you eat that messy ice cream sandwich."

Sarah: "Me, too. And right after snack, I want to use that Sculpey you've got on top of the refrigerator and make a horse. [pause of epiphany] But I am enjoying right now!"
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11 comments:

Missy said...

I am going to have to say it again - she is one smart cookie!
I love the way her mind works!
Congratulations to the winners!!!! What an awesome book to win (speaking from experience!)

Tia said...

Awwwww!!

Nicole O'Dell said...

Awww...in other words, "As soon as we're done NOT thinking about the future, I want to play with..." LOL

What a cutie-patootie!

Debbie said...

Adorable conversation! She is so smart.

Annie said...

Definitely, I like your conversations with Sarah She is so cute.

And happy, really I win your book. Yahooooooo!!!!!

I'm going to send you an email with my address.

Thank you.

Tamara Mitchell said...

That is awesome words! Enjoy the moment today...I am definitely going to do try and do that :-)

Rachael said...

what a wonderful conversation between a mom + her daughter. thank you for sharing it!

Adventures In Babywearing said...

Too sweet!

Steph

BoufMom9 said...

She is just way too clever for her age :)

noble pig said...

Ha! Geez, I wish I could just not think of the future either!

mommytoalot said...

How sweet.