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Thursday, January 8, 2009

Add This To the List of Things I Thought I'd Never Do.

See the hat.

I did not buy this hat.

H did not receive this hat as a gift.

And no we did not steal this hat.

We found it.

It was dirty. wet. trampled. muddy. driven over.

In the Target parking lot.

And after H got done ranting/raving about someone leaving their hat on the ground he noticed that it had Mater on it. (Mater is a character from Cars.)

It was all over.

There was no way we were leaving this dirty, muddy, gross hat there. He wanted me to bring it home to wash it.

And though every bone in my body wanted to say NO and tell him how gross that is, I said YES.

And we brought it home. I washed and sanitized it and now he is wearing it everywhere.

Really, if someone would have ever told me I would have done something like this I would have laughed.

But even though my bones and mind were saying and thinking no, my heart was saying yes.

6 Comments:

Blogger Kim said...

I say enjoy it while it lasts because some day he will be obsessed with girls instead!

January 9, 2009 at 7:47 AM  
Blogger Coma Girl said...

I probably would have done the same thing for my daughter...if it was Tinkerbell.

January 9, 2009 at 1:03 PM  
Blogger The Lindahl News said...

That's what they do to you! You just learn to never say never, I guess...

It's been fun to catch up on your latest posts. Thanks!

January 9, 2009 at 2:35 PM  
Blogger charish said...

He is so funny. It is amazing the things they get us to do.

January 10, 2009 at 11:22 AM  
Blogger The Bishops said...

But HE's so cute, and the HAT's so cute...what could you do???

January 11, 2009 at 2:29 PM  
Blogger Michael-Sarah-Greta-Calla said...

i LOVE this story! love that he found the hat, you let him keep the hat & love that a dirty, icky hat in the middle of a parking lot is the thing that makes him happy. you are a good mom, samara. and i know we always say it, but let's talk soon! love, s

January 12, 2009 at 10:49 PM  

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