Tuesday, June 17, 2014

The 4 Year Old's Thoughts on Pregnancy and Babies

"I'm going to be a nurse when I grow up. Then when people have babies I will put my remote control up to their belly and tell if it has clothes on it or not."


"Momma, you're having a girl" he informed me.
"I am?"
"Yes, because you're a girl.  If it was in Daddy's belly it would be a boy."


"What's that?" he asked as he touched my knee. 
"My knee..."
“Well, it's bumpy.  Momma, if you're gonna have a baby in your belly you gotta get a bump in your belly.”


Pointing to my chest: "What is that?”
"The words on my shirt?”
Now poking my chest. “No, THAT!  And that.”
So I give him an appropriate explanation.  
"OH!  I thought they were babies. I thought that one was a girl and that one was a boy."


"Can I give the baby a nickname?  I'm going to name it Green Cutie Baby."  Later he informed me that "If it's a boy I will call it Green Handsome Baby and if it's a girl I will call her Green Cutie Baby."


At the first ultrasound:  "Well, I thought inside your belly would be brighter!"  




Can't wait for the next edition of "new baby" photo!






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2 comments:

  1. This is so cute! They have brought smiles to my face several times today! I think the one about the first ultrasound is my favorite :) Maybe he's afraid his little brother or sister is afraid of the dark?

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    1. Hahaha Bonnie, who knows!? He just kept saying he wanted my belly to be brighter and more colorful. He also said the baby looked like a grape!! You just never know what's going to come out of his mouth! :)

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