Wednesday, May 9, 2012

if you ask a kid a question

Today is my darling husband's birthday.

He's 42.

I came across this list of questions to ask your kids
and figured it would be perfect for this special occasion.

Danny's answers are in blue.
Cate's are the pink ones.


I know I sure did.
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What is something Daddy always says to you?

I don't know.

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What makes Daddy happy?

I don't know.
 letting him have a turn with your game and hugging each other

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What makes Daddy sad?

I don't know.
hitting him
I don't even hit him. Danny does.
When people be stinky they have to brush your teeth.

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How does Daddy make you laugh?

tickle me
He tickles me when I want him to play wrestle with me.

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What was Daddy like as a child?

I won't remember unless you tell me a bit of it!
(followed by a big sigh)
loving shows
(I think that means he liked to watch tv as much as she does.)

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How old is Daddy?

(he was at the time I asked the question)

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How tall is Daddy?

I don't know.
40 tall

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What is Daddy's favorite thing to do?

I think playing on his iPad or working on his own computer.
play on his iPad

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What does Daddy do when you're not around?

works on his iPad
still forgives me

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If Daddy becomes famous what will it be for?

I don't know.
streaking and having pizza for lunch
(I swear I did not make that up. That's what she said.)

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What is Daddy really good at?

playing on his iPad
playing with me

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What is Daddy not very good at?

He doesn't run super, super, super fast.
playing my different game
The handle is hard to push.

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What does Daddy do for his job?

play on his computer

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What is Daddy's favorite food?

I don't know.
chicken and soup

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What makes you proud of Daddy?

when he does something nice to me
playing with my toys when I'm not around

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If Daddy was a cartoon character who would he be?

a guard
a doctor

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What do you and Daddy do together?

play on his iPad
play dolls with each other

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How are you and Daddy the same?

We both love Jetpack Joyride.
(a game on the iPad)
loving each other

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How are you and Daddy different?

I don't know.
I don't know and that's all I'm going to do.

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How do you know Daddy loves you?

I don't know.
because he loves me so much

(my follow up question) How do you know that?


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Where is Daddy's favorite place to go?

the farm

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Happy birthday, Dan!

We love you even more than you love your iPad!


emilysigler said...

that was awesome! he'll love it.

Marisa said...

Fun! I'll have to interview my kids for Father's Day. Happy birthday Dan!

Jaymerz said...

HAHA, I love this!! I think I will save it for my hubs birthday, or Father's day is a good idea too.
Happy Birthday Dan!!

Rachelle said...

I cannot stop laughing about streaking and eating pizza for lunch.

Arlene said...

I want to be in your family!

Hansen's blog said...

Hopefully he doesn't streak, eat pizza, and play on his ipad all at the same time. I love that Cate said that!