March 18th, 2009

parental

WHAT MY KIDS THINK OF ME

Interviewed the kids in this Facebook meme and wrote down their exact responses :) Apologies to those who've already seen it, but if I don't put it here it won't be in the yearbook.

Martin - age 11
Karin - age 9.5 going on 17


1. What is something mom always says to you?
M - Stop fighting!
K - Get a life

2. What makes mom happy?
M - When we do (stop fighting)
K - Hugs & kisses

3. What makes mom sad?
M - When we ignore her
K - If I don't want to be with her

4. How does your mom make you laugh?
M - I don't know, she's just weird
K - She says something funny

5. What was your mom like as a child?
M - Naughty
K - She looked like the one that played Laura Ingalls Wilder

6. How old is your mom?
M - 42
K - 33

(can't believe neither of them got this right! How hard is 29 to remember??)

7. How tall is your mom?
M - around 145 cm
K - I have no idea

8. What is her favorite thing to do?
M - Read
K - Write on her journal

9. What does your mom do when you're not around?
M - Party
K - Walk or write on her journal

10. If your mom becomes famous, what will it be for?
M - Getting the Nobel Prize in Weirdness
K - Inspecting moose

11. What is your mom really good at?
M - Being weird
K - Writing on her journal

12. What is your mom not very good at?
M - Basketball
K - Bouncing on the trampoline...just kidding. I don't know.

13. What does your mom do for her job?
M - Ads
K - She writes in different languages about cameras

14. What is your mom's favorite food?
M - Sushi
K - Sushi

15. What makes you proud of your mom?
M - I can't choose...there are so many things...*laughs*
K - She gave birth to me

16. If your mom were a cartoon character, who would she be?
M - Elmer Fudd
K - Daisy Duck

17. What do you and your mom do together?
M - Go for walks, have weird quizzes
K - tickle!

18. How are you and your mom the same?
M - We both hate licorice
K - We speak English

19. How are you and your mom different?
M - I'm a boy
K - She's an adult

20. How do you know your mom loves you?
M - She won't stop hugging me
K - Because she kisses me and hugs me and tickles me

21. Where is your mom's favorite place to go?
M - America
K - To bed