Thursday, June 25, 2009

Rites of Passage

How is it possible?


How can it be, that my kids are 6 and 8, and have never done this before in their lives??

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They thought they were opening little presents!


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Mama, you can ask me to do this job anytime!


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Corn has HAIR!



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Shortly after this picture was taken, I realized exactly why they'd never shucked corn before.

Or why I never let them into the kitchen.

I'm still picking 'hair' up off the floor, and I've vacuumed three times.



4 comments:

  1. As a child my mother made dolls from small ears of corn with the silk serving as hair.

    Enjoyed the pictures.

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  2. I make...I mean let my kids do it outside ;o}

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  3. I just read your last few posts, the kids looked like they had fun shucking the corn. I think you are quite right - trying to explain mammography to your kids would be entertaining for us, but might lead to alot of blushing on your part. By the way I love the colored eggs, how did they taste?

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  4. Miles loves doing that to the corn too. He even helps pick them when we have them ready in the garden...

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