The One Where The Roll Of Toilet Paper Turns Into A Polar Bear

I’m not purposely ignoring my blog. I’ve been honestly busy. Not in a ‘woe is me, I shant have a moment to myself’ sort of way. More of a ‘GoDaddy hosting sucks balls and half the people I know have been hacked so I’ve been spending hours restoring blogs’ sort of way.

But there’s been lots of stuff going on that I want to write about.

Like we had Vista’s first appointment with the preschool treatment program at the Children’s hospital. And the team of specialists (OT, PT, Speech, Psychology) rock. I was seriously impressed. And that takes a lot. They get her and immediately zeroed in on her weak points and we’ll find out this week what their planned therapy strategy is going to be for the next couple months. This makes me oddly giddy to have a great group of people working with her.

And since we’ve had Vista on her anti-seizure meds, she’s been talking more and more. And the results of that? Freakin hilarious!

Conversations with Vista:

Vista: “My boobies are up here and mommy’s boobies are down there”

Me:  “uhhhh… did I seriously just get dissed by a two year old?”

Vista: “What happened to my leaf??

Me:  “I don’t know.  What?”  (having no idea what she’s talking about)

Vista: “It turned into a wolf.”  *big pout*

Me:  “…….”

Vista:  *pointing to a roll of toilet paper*  “POP-A-WEASEL!”  (aka ‘pop goes the weasel.  aka Vista’s version of abracadabra)

Me:  “…….”

Vista:  “There!  Now it’s a polar bear.”

Me:  “……”

Vista:  “Wahhhhhhhh wahhhhhhhh”  *fake crying*

Me:  *immitating her because I’m really mature like that*  “Wahhhhh wahhhhh”

Vista:  “No!  You can’t cry!!  I want to cry!!”

Me: “……”

Yeah, life is a barrel of laughs around here.  Because, really?  If you can’t laugh at yourself, who can you laugh at?

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7 Responses to The One Where The Roll Of Toilet Paper Turns Into A Polar Bear

  • Colleen says:

    heee! when you read this post in a reader those snippets of conversation with V look like one big conversation, not each on their own. And it’s even more funny.

    Very excited to hear how the preschool and team do with V! How often will she go? Does she go alone or do you have to be there too?

    She’s so cute. She’s going to be 3 next week! AHHHH!!!!!!!

    Miss you! Love you! Would love to get back to some normalcy when we can talk more often.

    Hugs!!
    .-= Colleen´s last blog ..The Week =-.

  • Ashlee says:

    It’s so exciting to hear she’s going to be working with some amazing people! I’m happy for you both! I laughed my ass off at this little tidbit of her and the boobies, leaf, and polar bear. I would never get bored around that child. She reeks of awesome!! Love her and you!!!

  • Pres. Kathy says:

    I am glad to hear that things are progressing. Those convos are too funny – I almost fell off my chair with the first one!
    .-= Pres. Kathy´s last blog ..Spring Giveaway! =-.

  • Angi says:

    Your kids…or your pets. I use them for laughs all the time. (much to their dismay)

    Missed you!
    .-= Angi´s last blog ..Some Call It Courage…Other’s Call It Stupidity =-.

  • Lu says:

    HAHAHA! Sounds like my convos with Mas. Also, if I didn’t laugh at myself I would swallow all these pills right here. MUAHAHAHA!
    .-= Lu´s last blog ..My Story: The part where we try to start living again. =-.

  • i must be missing something… i TOTALLY understand what vista is saying about the toilet paper polar bear… oh wait, that was on LOST, nevermind.

    ps- thanks for kicking some GoDaddy WP ass for me.

    pps- i lurve you.

  • Vixen says:

    You are the most kick-ass GoDaddy-hosting-sucks lifesaver ever!

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