I just wanted that stated for the record because there are plenty of times I am not considered to be a fun mom.
Seriously though…. how many moms do you know that are willing to jump off the furniture in order to humor their children? That’s right. I jumped off the living room chair because my daughter wanted to play around with action shots on her camera. I climbed up on the chair and I sailed right off of it.
I got yelled at too . “HEY! WHAT’S GOING ON UP THERE?”
The kids were in hysterics when they shouted back, “IT WAS MOM!”
Mark’s voice suddenly lost its disciplinary tone and he asked me what I was doing.
“Duh! We’re taking JUMP shots! You have to do one too.”
And he DID! (Somewhat reluctantly, but he didn’t want to be the only non-cool parent in the house….)
The kids are REALLY good at this:
See what extreme temperatures do to people up here?