Saturday, February 27, 2010

Saturday Snapshot: Brewmistress

One of the very first "chores" we asked of Darren and Sarah was to "help Mommy count the scoops." Each morning from their high chair perches they'd chirp in unison, "One! Two! Three! Four! Five! Six! Seven! Eight!" as I doled the spoonfuls into the coffee filter.

This morning as we were still lazing in the bed, Double Daddy jokingly heckled Sarah, "We need to teach you how to make coffee!"

No more incentive was needed!

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7 comments:

monica said...

How fun! That is great that she wanted to make the coffee!

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Nancy said...

NICE!! And good to know that our daily routine of having the kids help us count out scoops is going to have a BIG payout in the not-too-distant future ;)

Rebecca said...

Ahhhh...one of the reasons I had kids in the first place...servitude! Haha...just kidding. She's wonderful!

Rudy Rukus said...

Very funny. I say teach em young. My kids are all about making my diet coke for me haha!!

Terra said...

when are you going to teach her how to make those Bloody Marys?

Laura said...

I have a thing for dioramas...like a weird obsession.
Love them.