Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Tuesdays Around the World!

{I know that this is a weeee bit late for Mother's Day, but I LOVED it and had to share! xo, Lola}

Why God Made Moms.
Answers given by 2nd grade school children to the following questions:

Why did God make mothers?
1. She's the only one who knows where the scotch tape is.
2. Mostly to clean the house.
3. To help us out of there when we were getting born.

Caroline, England {UK}
10th May

How did God make mothers?
1. He used dirt, just like for the rest of us.
2. Magic plus super powers and a lot of stirring.
3. God made my mom just the same like he made me. He just used bigger parts.

Wanda, Montreal

What ingredients are mothers made of?
1. God makes mothers out of clouds and angel hair and everything nice
in the world and one dab of mean.
2. They had to get their start from men's bones. Then they mostly
use string, I think.

Rikako, Japan

Why did God give you your mother and not some other mom?
1. We're related.
2. God knew she likes me a lot more than other people's mom like me.

Lola, Utah

What kind of a little girl was your mom?
1. My mom has always been my mom and none of that other stuff.
2. I don't know because I wasn't there, but my guess would be pretty bossy.
3. They say she used to be nice.

Katie, Indonesia

What did mom need to know about dad before she married him?
1. His last name.
2. She had to know his background. Like is he a crook? Does he get
drunk on beer?
3. Does he make at least $800 a year? Did he say NO to drugs and YES
to chores?

Jennifer, Germany
May 10, Tuesday

Why did your mom marry your dad?
1. My dad makes the best spaghetti in the world. And my mom eats a lot
2. She got too old to do anything else with him.
3. My grandma says that mom didn't have her thinking cap on.

Sonya, The Netherlands

Who's the boss at your house?
1. Mom doesn't want to be boss, but she has to because dad's such a goof ball.
2. Mom. You can tell by room patrol. She sees the stuff under the
bed. Dad is easy. Just hug him.
3. I guess mom is, but only because she has a lot more to do than dad.

Becky, Philadelphia

What's the difference between moms and dads?
1. Moms work at work and work at home and dads just go to work at work.
2. Moms know how to talk to teachers without scaring them.
3. Dads are taller and stronger, but moms have all the real power
'cause that's who you got to ask if you want to sleep over at your
4. Moms have magic, they make you feel better without medicine..

Buckeroomama, Hong Kong

What does your mom do in her spare time?
1. Mothers don't do spare time.
2. To hear her tell it, she pays bills all day long.

What would it take to make your mom perfect?
1. On the inside she's already perfect. Outside, I think some kind
of plastic surgery.
2. Diet. You know, her hair. I'd diet, maybe blue.

Maddy, New Jersey/NYC

If you could change one thing about your mom, what would it be?
1. She has this weird thing about me keeping my room clean. I'd get
rid of that.
2. I'd make my mom smarter. Then she would know it was my sister who
did it not me.
3. I would like for her to get rid of those invisible eyes on the
back of her head.

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  1. kids kids! Their answers can be so funny at times, but yet so true and sincere. If I want an honest opinion I rather go to my children!

  2. I absolutely loved all these answers! =)

    Okay, now I have to go "interview" my kids and see what they come up with!

    Lovely photos, ladies! :)

  3. great Q&A session ladies! have a great week.

  4. Love it...so funny and true! Great shots as always! Happy Tuesday!

  5. This is such an eclectic post about the "Moms." Love it!

  6. Ha ha! Heidi, "one dab of mean" was my favorite too!

  7. Great photos today!! Well, everyday-who am I kidding. Love that street scene from Japan and all the wonderful answers about Moms.

  8. OMG, I haven't laughed this hard (and at my desk!) in so long! These kids are amazing and so hilarious! Thanks for sharing!

  9. Ha ha ha, this is so cute. Why can't they stay cute forever? Hooray for moms everywhere...

  10. hahaha, wonderful post i love it. very funny but over all wonderful.