Monday, August 24, 2015

Monday Musings (He's Four now)

I'll say it again, being a grandparent is one of the most lovely, fun, endearing things I've ever experienced.  My grandson was here for 3 nights and I loved every minute of it.  We had him all to ourselves one night, while his parents were at a wedding and stayed at a hotel.


We know his bedtime routine -- his folks have it down pat so that he hardly ever fights it.  As I was steering him towards tooth brushing and potty going, I knocked on the bathroom door to give him his night time disposal underwear, otherwise known as "pull ups."  He balked a bit when I opened the door, and I asked him if he wanted privacy.  He did.  So I told him he could have his privacy and I just wanted to give him the pull ups.  I dropped them inside and closed the door.

I took just a few steps down the hall when I heard him calling for me.  I walked back to the door and, staying outside, asked him what he wanted.  His reply?  "Bubbe, you're the BEST!"

Good Gawd but my heart melted.

8 comments:

  1. Mine, too. Thanks so much for this post!

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  2. What a cutie!

    My husband is desperate for grandbabies. We have had a talk or two about how it is not polite to lobby.

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    1. yes, the kids don't like to be 'nagged' about this sort of thing!!

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  3. Bubbe, you're the best! He's got that right. Smart beautiful grandson!

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  4. What a lovely boy. You are one lucky Bubbe.

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  5. Indeed ya are the best Bubbe......M&A

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  6. Oh this is so lovely to read ... and I have to agree it is wonderful to be a grandparent. I just love being Grandma.

    'Bubbe you're the best' ... wonderful

    All the best Jan

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