Saturday, October 10, 2009

Emily Goes Green

Yup, my little thirteen month old Emily got into the lazy susan and found the food coloring.  She was discovered by Tyler, her big brother.  He came running into the living room yelling that Emily got into the "green eggs".  I immediately knew that he was talking about the green food coloring.  The kids love for me to add it to their scrambled eggs with the inspiration of the Dr Seuss book "Green Eggs & Ham".  I entered the kitchen and sure enough she had.  Her hands were covered and obviously she'd been eating it as well.  I was able to wash most of it off in the bath tub.  A magic eraser took it off the floor with ease.  The food coloring is no longer located in the lazy susan, it is in the window sill where it cannot be reached.  Now if only we could find a cabinet lock to keep that little one out of there. Maybe I can make some cad drawings and get hubby to build them for me!

11 comments, add yours here:

Amazing Gracie said...

That's too funny! I have one of my youngest with my makeup all over her - and the bathroom. I think she was about three.
Emily doesn't look too happy!

Kristen said...

Funny story and I'm proud of you for taking a minute for a photo op as well.

Akelamalu said...

LOL she's such a cutie!

Anonymous said...

That reminds me of the time Iggy, my oldest niece, found the baby powder in her bedroom, and decided to have a party... She was COVERED in it!

Remind her of this when she gets older... You'll be sure to get an "Oh mom!" out of it!


Carly said...

Thanks for the laugh!!

Patois said...

I love that you make their eggs green. What a great thing to do.

Patti said...

That's such a cute picture, even if little Emily is not happy about the situation.
What a fun mommy you are ~ making your kids' scrambled eggs green!

Twisted Cinderella said...

Oh dear, what a cute little bundle of green unhappy. LOL too funny.

I LOVE that you make them green eggs.

Misty Dawn said...

Oh my... I'm glad you captured this photo - it's a priceless moment!

storyteller at Small Reflections said...

Ohmygosh ... this is too funny! It's definitely a keeper ;--)
Hugs and blessings,

Tina said...

13 months already! that has gone so fast tisha!

omg they get into everything dont they. you have to have eyes everywhere lol

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