Sunday, December 19, 2010

Christmas Conversations

Some of the best times around our house are those little conversations that you get to have with four 3 year olds. It's hilarious to see what they will tell you that's on their minds. The other week, I thought I'd quiz them to see if they were retaining any of the stories I was telling them about Christmas and what the true meaning of it is. Our conversation went like this:

Mommy: Do you know whose birthday it is on Christmas?
Kids: Becky! Auntie Alaine! Auntie C! Grammie!
Mommy: No.....here's a hint: It's mommy's very best friend.
Kids: Jo Ann! Gen! Suz! Rebecca!
Mommy: No.....here's another hint: We talk to Him everyday before we eat.
Kids: THE PIZZA MAN!!!!!!

Eye opening, right? I guess I need to step up my cooking around here! Here are a few more Christmas conversations I captured on video. I hope they warm your heart as much as they do mine!


Christmas Conversations 2010 from Mari Goerlich on Vimeo.

6 comments:

King Quads said...

Looooove - "In a Maaaaanger" - so adorable!

Love all of your videos, always makes me want to do more of my kids, thank you for that.

Merry Christmas, my friend!

QuatroMama said...

Oh Mari, you've done it again with your videos! They are too precious for words. Thank you for sharing this with us all.

Merry Christmas back at ya!

Alaine said...

How good to see those precious sweeties! How precious these moments indeed - miss you guys! Have a wonderful Christmas-much joy in Jesus. Lots of love to all of you - Alaine

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BJ Brinker's Home Cooking said...

I love this. It really made me laugh. Thanks for sharing. BTW I came across you blog, from Jen King. What an awesome mommy she is.

Moni Graf said...

how in the world could i have missed such a beautifully portrayed video starring such well-rounded, loving and ACTIVE kiddies?! I started tearing up. maybe i should just be more this AJ and play Christmas music year round! that was soooooo sweet, mari and chris! love ya!