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It’s What All the Cool Kids are Wearing…

June 11, 2013

My niece is five months younger than Amelia and we love watching them grow together.  The first year there was a significant difference in those five months, since their first birthdays, there has been very little distinguishable in their age.  Then Amelia went and got herself potty trained just a little bit before her cousin.

 

Well, that playing field is leveled once again and Ms. Harper sent us a video with her newly minted song and dance about big girl panties.  “I’m wearing big girl panties, I’m wearing big girl panties.”  It is a little repetitive but very sweet.

 

One of my best friends is always encouraging me with the fact that I “have on my big girl panties” or I can “put on my big girl panties” and tough it out.  That I have the resources to get through this.

 

Well, this week, my car exploded.  Okay, really, the dealership told me that a starter coil exploded and took out the communication between my starter and the engine cylinders.  We have been carpooling around on a single vehicle.  We weren’t expecting to fork out for “hybrid” repairs.  Work is tooling back into busy mode.  And I just got a text from daycare that my son is biting.  People.

 

Needless to say, Harper’s song is spinning through my brain today:

 

I’m wearing big girl panties!  I’m wearing big girl panties!  I’m wearing big girl panties!  I’m wearing big girl panties!

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. Hannah permalink
    June 11, 2013 4:41 pm

    I would hesitate to call Harper “potty-trained”. Maybe “potty-training” would be a bit more accurate.

  2. Sarah F. permalink
    June 11, 2013 5:09 pm

    But she’s wearing big girl panties, Hannah!

    I love it, Mareeka. I’ve never known you to consider big girl panties optional. You are one of the few that show the rest of us how it’s done. ❤

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