BlogFestivus – Day 5

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The Challenge: Write twelve 144-word posts revolving around โ€œThe Twelve Days of Christmas.โ€ The posts, written daily for 12 days, are to include a different item from the song.

The Instigator: Blogdramedy

The Item for Day 5: Five Gold Rings

The Person trying to get caught up with the Challenge: Me

Ready? Go!

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โ€œStop playing with your food!โ€ I exclaimed at the dinner table.

I understand boys will be boys, but I get so tired of peas used to cover a few teeth, fingers used to place macaroni on each spoke of the fork, and straws used to blow bubbles in milk.

I try to pick my battles. I do. When we have chicken nuggets for dinner, I no longer fight the battle as the boys make ketchup/chicken nugget sandwiches. And, if they want to wear a chocolate milk mustache, thatโ€™s fine. (Though is it asking too much for them to use a napkin to wipe their mouth โ€“ not their sleeve?!)

Honestly, a Mom has to draw the line somewhere, right?

โ€œMom, look!โ€ Charlie says as his raises his hand, donned with onion rings around each of his fingers and thumb. โ€œI am wearing five gold rings!โ€

Click on the picture to go to Blogdramedy's main page and find the other players.

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12 thoughts on “BlogFestivus – Day 5

    • You are too kind, Georgette. Thankfully, I am done creating for the day. Hopefully, I can come up with two more tomorrow, before I am officially on caught up on the challenge. Thanks for your patience!

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