What Cohen Really Thinks of Me

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Lately this kid has been giving me a run for my money.  I'm not sure if it is the big life changes that are starting to get to him but I keep getting these flashbacks of the Threenager I thought I had zipped up and thrown away eight months ago.  So tonight (after I had a huge mommy melt down moment about the behavior), I sat down with Cohen to talk and read a few of our library books.  This child melts my heart in so many ways but yet he is so good at tugging just the right strings.  I saw this funny survey people were posting on Facebook the last few days and decided it would be fun to ask him what he thinks about his mom.

Brave, I know.

(This was post doughnut hence the frosting on his face.  Yes I bathe my children.)

Child Survey About Mom
Cohen Lee - age 4 years 8 months
WITHOUT ANY prompting, ask your child these questions and write down EXACTLY what they say. It is a great way to find out what they really think.

1. What is something mom always says to you? 
Be good and don't be bad.

2. What makes mom happy? 
When I be good.

3. What makes mom sad? 
When I be bad. 
(Are you seeing a pattern from our day?)

4. How does your mom make you laugh? 
When you fall down.
(Gee, thanks Buddy.)

5. What was your mom like as a child? 

6. How old is your mom? 
(This is actually more than hilarious because that website How Old Do I Look? actually said I was 64 in a picture.  Apparently I need to jump on the Botox train STAT.)

7. How tall is your mom? 
This big!  Uses hands to show me how big

8. What is her favorite thing to do? 

9. What does your mom do when you're not around? 
Come and see me

10. If your mom becomes famous, what will it be for? 
I don't know?

11. What is your mom really good at? 
Playing games

12. What is your mom not very good at? 
Doing tricks

13. What does your mom do for a job? 
Her job is for taking care of us.

14.What is your mom's favorite food? 

15.What makes you proud of your mom? 
Playing games 
(I really am not sure where he got this playing games from...)

16. If your mom were a character, who would she be? 
Wonder Woman
(Precious little Angel Boy.)

17. What do you and your mom do together? 

18. How are you and your mom the same? 
We was born all the same time

19. How are you and your mom different? 
Because we are all different

20. How do you know your mom loves you? 
I do because I'm smart.
(This will usually be his answer when I ask him how he knows something.  It is also accompanied by an eye roll as well.)

21. What does your mom like most about your dad? 
Saying jokes to him

22. Where is your mom's favorite place to go? 
Dave and Buster's
(I was waiting for Target to come out of his mouth...)

23. How old was your Mom when you were born? 

My sweet boy whatever it is let's get rid of this little turd phase immediately please.  
Love you to the moon and back..times two.


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