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Saturday, November 7, 2009

Now I'm Brave

Now that it's daytime and the sun is shining, it feels so peaceful to be in this deserted part of the beach.

Besides, my boys are SO FREAKIN LOUD that if we had neighbors, I'd expect our doorbell to be ringing non-stop, frantic poundings on the doors to our decks, people shouting rude comments from their decks, threatening notes, and dogs being allowed to poop right at the bottom of the stairs that lead from our house to the sand.

All in a very pointless effort to get my kids to BE QUIET.

Even the fisherman who chose to park his truck about 50 yards down the beach from us seems to agree.

Dirty looks, I know that's what he's shooting us when he keeps turning to look at the house(tonight I'll be convinced he was plotting to come back and get us).

Maybe I should apologize for my boys, who are loud enough to scare fish away from the shore.

Thanks for all the reassuring comments. Mommybrain's ladle comment- if you haven't read that story, you need to go find it on her blog as it is heeee-larious.

I also noticed that the time stamp is way off on here. I was not freaked out by 5pm.

It takes until at least 9pm for me to turn into a paranoid chickenshit.

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5 Comments:

Blogger Steven Anthony said...

funny how day light chasses away all the boogie men;) Peace, enjoy your day....and let the boys be loud, its park of whats cool about being a kid..lol

November 7, 2009 at 12:42 PM  
Blogger glitterbygrammie said...

I so agree with Steve let the boys be boys. Kids need to romp and run and yell. I think it helps them to grow. Like sleep does.
I am a fisherwoman and I would not stop a kids from doing what comes natural.

November 7, 2009 at 2:06 PM  
Blogger Chief said...

Its sounds like a wonderful adventure!

November 7, 2009 at 4:42 PM  
Blogger Foursons said...

Well that guy is an idiot for trying to fish where children are playing- boys or not!

November 7, 2009 at 4:50 PM  
Blogger kys said...

There is no way to keep boys quiet. The more you try the louder they get.

November 8, 2009 at 1:19 PM  

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