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Yesterday, Thalia marched up to me in the kitchen, holding up a phillips-head screwdriver that must have been lying around somewhere, and brandishing it like a sword.

“You know mommy – I can screw anything I want.”

I’m hoping that was her way of informing me that she had decided to go into politics.

13 shards of brilliance… read them below or add one

Marinka July 18, 2011 at 6:57 am

Thalia ’16!
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Mom101 July 18, 2011 at 7:01 am



A Mommy in the City July 18, 2011 at 8:10 am

Oh wow!
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TyKes Mom July 18, 2011 at 8:53 am

LOL! I’ll vote for her! (Unless it would help you keep your sanity if I didn’t.) ;-)
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Liz July 18, 2011 at 10:37 am

LOL! Kids say the darndest things…
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Gabriela July 18, 2011 at 1:22 pm

I love your blog and often thought about leaving a comment but never have. I couldn’t let this one go by without one. This was hilarious. I love it! Team Thalia!


Mom101 July 18, 2011 at 4:51 pm

Thanks so much Gabriela! I’m on Team Thalia too. (Although hopefully the Thalia that doesn’t screw everything.)


Rachael July 18, 2011 at 5:03 pm

Made me LOL at work! This is so funny, your daughter is adorable! :)
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Kimommy July 18, 2011 at 5:24 pm



The Woman Formerly Known as Beautiful July 18, 2011 at 5:27 pm

Just make sure she always wears a grounding device.
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Xiomara July 19, 2011 at 11:22 am

HAHA! This post totally cracked me up! Thanks for sharing.
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Tara July 21, 2011 at 11:40 pm

Weeeeeeellllll…..that’ll put hair on a mom’s chest!

Let’s hope she decides that just because she can, doesn’t mean she should! =)

Very cute story!
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Danielle July 25, 2011 at 6:39 pm

That’s hilarious!
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