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Big Weekend

Emily lost her 5th tooth on Saturday!  She is soooo terrified of having her teeth pulled.  It had been dangling for about 3 days before I pulled it.  I didn't even have to "pull" it. I basically touched it and it came out.

Sunday was promotion Sunday at church.  Emily moved to the first grade SS and children's church.  All first graders receive a Bible.

When I checked on Sarah Kate on Sunday night, this is how I found her.  Feet propped up on a bus.


She does not realize how funny she is!

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Kandi said…
There are so many things I want to say about this post! 1. Annie has swallowed at least two teeth, I think three, b/c she is just like Emily. A tooth has to literally just fall out of her mouth; it cannot be pulled. The first time she swallowed one, I allowed some elaborate tooth fairy scheme to happen so that the tooth fairy could still come. After that, I have just said no. No tooth, no tooth fairy. And no, I don't look for it you-know-where.
2. That is some BLING on Emily's Bible! No way am I showing this picture to my girls b/c they will be so jealous. Our Church gives out the plain maroon or navy Bibles. They would feel cheated.
3. You could photo shop Annie on top of Sarah Kate and that's about what sleeping looks like at our house. She can go to bed with a somewhat normal looking room and I can go in there the next morning and it looks like the circus came to town. I only wish I could have that much fun these days. Or ever did really!
A.K.W. said…
My Dad used to pull mine and my sister's teeth out in our living room when we were little girls!

My 7 year old niece was wrestling with her brother while in India a couple months ago and one of her teeth fell out that was hanging there!

Silly Sarah Kate!

Amy
Tara G. said…
Very cute toothless grin! My son just pulled his other front tooth last night! Such a fun age!
Kim said…
SK is hilarious!!!
Melissa said…
i am going to "defend" SK and her sleeping...HA

i typically sleep on my stomach...but if i am laying on my couch on my back i totally have to have my legs propped up like that...i usually just put my feet up on the arm of the couch, but i sort of like her idea!

that being said, i am sure her logic was that of an imagination unlike mine!

love the Bible...and that smile if Emily's. nothing cuter than toothless grins!

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