Friday, February 29, 2008


At breakfast yesterday,

Elijah: Mommy, I love Daddy because he wrestles with me. (spoonful of cereal)
Me: Oh yeah?
Elijah: Uh huh. And I love you because you give me kisses when it's not even bed time. (more eating)



Shoemaker Family said...

That was great...

John said...

We love this picture! Great imagination, Elijah.

Love ya,
Nana and Papa

Simile Metaphor Collection

Elijah after running: My heart is beating like a coconut rolling down a hill.
Elijah on urination: Pee is like horses galloping out of the gate. Once they get started you just can't stop them.
Elijah: If school were a human I'd give it a wedgie.
Elijah: I am like a hot rod and I just want to be a plain old Ford
Elijah on the fruits of the spirit: I've got them all covered except self-control. Its like a tiny green tomato and the rest are all big ripe ones. Especially love. Its like the biggest tomato we saw in the garden tonight.