Monday, January 30, 2012


Grandma to Ev while I try and clean the main floor: And what kind of shape is your room in?

Ev: Well...not so good (meaning a mess).

N: Its a square Grandma, a SQUARE.

Thursday, May 05, 2011

Pure Beauty

E: Maybe it's because I have so many ideas, all overlapping eachother in my head.

Friday, March 25, 2011


So one week before her 6th birthday:

E: Hey mom! Four groups of four make 16!
M: Wow, that's right. Did Ms. Bohro teach you that?
E: Nope. I just thought of it.

Wednesday, October 27, 2010


E: [while making a craft] Look mom! It's a medal. It's for saving the earth. Who do you think is going to win it?


When I was older I did that.

Thursday, October 14, 2010


N: Mommy? I love you like a.....a tree.

Wednesday, August 04, 2010


E: [after coordinating the grandparents, parents, sister, aunt, uncle, and cousins in building the biggest sandcastle ever] Mom? Can you make sure everyone keeps on working while I go to the bathroom?

Naomi - isms

N: [while watching kite boarding on lake simcoe] Mom? I'm not too young for that.

N: [while moving her hands in an all-encompassing fashion] Let's go back to the whole-tell. [hotel]

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

sleep talker

N: [in her sleep, early this am] Is there butter on it?