This conversation with my daughter that took place on December 26th. Keep in mind this happened before I had proper levels of caffeine in my system and while I was still in my bathrobe.
Can we put together my Lego Dolphin Cruiser?
Daughter quickly runs and retrieves box with the Lego Dolphin Cruiser in it from under the tree. She brings it gleefully into her bedroom. I get my camera and decide to document the process of putting it together.
I open the box and several bags of Lego blocks fall out and not one, but two instruction books.
What?!! Two instruction books!
That's when I look at the box again and one very important detail sinks in.
612 pieces. What have I done?
Daughter laughs maniacally.
The joys of parenting! Love this post!ReplyDelete
Yes the joys of parenting. We had fun with it though.Delete
Did you put it together? Let's see the finished product. lol When my children were you I purposely avoided toys like that. I knew I didn't have the patience for it. My hat is off to you.Delete
Yes we did. I will post a pic shortly. Thanks :) My daughter really did the bulk of the work so the accolades definitely go to her.Delete
OH MY!!! I hope you got that Coffee first...lol...Love it!!!ReplyDelete
Yes...several cups of coffee actually. I was so tired from the day before. We had a good time, just us girls working on it.Delete
Hilarious! it's the same thing over here, we FORGOT the batteries that goes with toys!ReplyDelete
Oh no, no batteries. I've done that before. These kids are something these days. They don't know how good they got it.Delete
Goodness, love this post. It was too funny. Every parent can appreciate what you went through.ReplyDelete
Thanks Bernita :)Delete
Did she get it done?ReplyDelete
Yes Kristin. She completed it. I worked with her on the first 1/2 but she was able to complete the rest on her own. She loves building stuff.Delete
This is the cutest blog post! Haha! Keep up the great work!ReplyDelete
Thanks Suzanne and thanks for stopping by :)Delete
My niece. EVIL GENIUS in training!!!!!!!!!!! Mhah-hah-hah!!!!!! :-)ReplyDelete