Wednesday, 26 June 2013

I spy green

green


Me: I spy with my little eye something that is... brown.

Walking the dog whilst simultaneously keeping the wee one amused and teaching him colours. Yes, I can be a good mother sometimes.

Wee One: Green
Me: Er.. what? Green? No brown.
Wee One: In that tree.
Me: Er... bark? Yes, that's brown but its not the answer I was looking for.
Wee One: Leaves.
Me: Leaves are green not brown. I spied something that is brown remember.
Wee One: Misty!
Me: Yes!

*pauses for a proud mother moment*

Wee One: I spy with my little eye something that begins with blue.
Me: Um... that sign.
Wee One: No. In that tree.
Me: Er...*wonders what the fascination with trees is about*
Wee One: Toast!
Me: Pardon?
Wee One: Blue toast in that tree! Your go.

*takes a moment to decide whether to congratulate him on his imagination or lack of concentration*


Joining in with Sticky Fingers and the theme of Green for The Gallery.


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13 comments:

  1. Hahah kids can be so random sometimes. Beautiful photo.

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  2. Hehe I love his way of playing I spy!!

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  3. Ha ha. Don't you just love playing eye spy with little ones? Great picture.

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  4. A silver birch, one of my favourite and I so love to watch them change through the seasons.

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  5. Lol, I love the spying blue toast in the tree!! Beautiful pic. x

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  6. Beautiful tree - love the angle. They get strange ideas when they're little don't they - completely random - he was obviously thinking about breakfast!

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  7. ha ha kids come out with the oddest and funniest comments and observations!
    thats a lovely shot - i like hwo you draw our gaze upwards into its light filled and green leafy branches x

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  8. Hahahaa I love how 'wee ones' brain works. Brilliant

    Mollyxxx

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  9. Haha! That made me laugh out loud, I love that age when they say all manner of random things. Stunning pic too btw.

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  10. Hee hee, love conversations with toddlers! You should link up with Actually Mummy's Wot so Funnee with this one too! x

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  11. 'Blue toast' oooooookay. Lol

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  12. Oh wouldn't I love to be back to a time where blue toast on trees was completely a normal thing to see in the trees. Great photos x

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