Month: August 2005

  • Lion-boy

    I call Evan monkey-boy sometimes, but today he said: “I’m not a monkey-boy!” “Oh yeah, what are you then?” “I’m a lion-boy!” “Really, what do lion-boys say?” “Roaaaar!!!”

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  • Bum

    Out of the blue, Evan says: “Thank-you Mummy for wiping my bum.” (Evan is toilet-trained, but still needs a bit of help)

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  • Sisters

    I told Evan to be nice to his sister because he only has one, to which he answered: “I’d like another sister.” “Oh really, why?” “Because I don’t like this one.”

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  • Proud

    Evan says to me out of the blue: “Daddy, I’m proud of you!” Clearly repeating things I say to him.

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  • Burp

    Evan makes a huge burp, after we gave him some salami which we were using for our pizzas tonight. So I say to Evan, “Wow that was quite a burp. Was it a salami burp?” To which he replies, “No, it was an Evan burp.”

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  • Diving

    Evan made huge progress today with his diving. I brought along an item which sinks, to encourage him to dive down and get it. I showed him how I held my breath, then dove down to get the item (a wheel). It took a couple tries to get him to do it, but once I […]

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  • Swimming

    Evan did awesome today with his swimming. First he swam about with his floater backpack on and goggles. Then he took off the backpack and I taught him to hold his breath, so then he swam around by holding his breath and kicking like mad! It was incredible to see! He made excellent progress and […]

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  • Maybe

    “Evan, are you going to be a good boy today?” “Maybe.” Well, there you have it.

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