Readers Share What Makes Them a Kid at HeartLori Garcia
But that’s the great thing about becoming a parent! Just when we’ve all but forgotten the simple joys of life, our kids help us rediscover the magic and wonder in our everyday. How cool is that?
I asked you fine peeps what made you a kid at heart. Y’all responded with a whole bunch of totally awesome answers and fabulous ideas to keep us all feeling like a kid again!
Bless this mess 1 of 17"Finger paint with the kids and play with playdough. They hate getting dirty...I LOVE it!"
via Dora Just the Things and I
If you don’t laugh, you cry 2 of 17"I never EVER take life too seriously. If I can't laugh about a situation then I know I'm doing something wrong."
@xtremeparnthood via Twitter Adventures in Extreme Parenting
Best singer in the whole wide car 3 of 17"I sing Disney tunes in the car!"
@heirtoblair via Twitter The Heir to Blair
Getting my color on 4 of 17"I like to color in a coloring book. It helps me relax--and sometimes I even let my kids join me. Sometimes. Not sharing also makes me feel like a kid at heart. :)"
via Jesse Mama's Got Flair
Weeeeeeee! 5 of 17"I ride shopping carts at the grocery store. Makes my toddler laugh. I don't know why anybody ever stops doing that, and I'll probably still do it when I'm 80."
via Lori Fenton
Your royal momness 6 of 17"I never turn down the opportunity to wear a tiara!"
@bittyblurts via Twitter Bitty Blurts
Color me happy 7 of 17"Draw with Crayons and make crafty stuff. I love to re-make things from childhood like a cotton ball beard Santa."
via Nichole One More Time
A little bubbly 8 of 17"I take breaks from my stressful job and blow bubbles. I also have a superhero cape on the back of my office door :)"
@MamaLawma via Twitter
Playdoh is a do! 9 of 17"I LOVE playing with playdough still! Now that I am an adult I don't feel the need to sneak a piece to eat :)"
@momma23monkeys via Twitter Fractured Family Tales
Batter up! 10 of 17"When baking we always lick the spoon!"
@ekskids via Twitter Secret Pocket Pillow
Ready or not! 11 of 17"I love playing hide & seek with my kids. They absolutely love when they can't find me and I jump out of nowhere and scare them."
via Evonne All You Need is Love
What a wonderful feeling, I’m happy again! 12 of 17"Dance in the rain with my kids! At first hubs thought I was nuts until I got him to join in. Only when it's warm though."
@PorchSwingMom via Twitter My Front Porch Swing
Leggo of my Lego! 13 of 17"When my kids aren't home, I play with their toys. Especially Legos/blocks. And I don't have to follow anyone's "rules" but my own!"
via Evin Food Good, Laundry Bad
Still a believer 14 of 17"I am a kid at heart because I still believe in Christmas magic and 'Happily Ever After'"
@CrayonWrangler via Twitter Coloring Me Happy And Outside The Lines
I’m chippy 15 of 17"I eat fruity pebbles cereal and put chips on my sandwiches. H thinks I am crazy but they wouldn't taste the same beside each other."
via Lynz Loud Mouth Lynz
Just dance 16 of 17"Get down on the floor and play games with my boys or have a dance party in the kitchen!"
@lifewithoutpink via Twitter Life Without Pink
Sneaky snacky 17 of 17"I eat cookies for breakfast and feel like I got away with something. :)"
@mamaonetothree via Twitter Mama One to Three
Your turn! What makes you a kid at heart?
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