Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Moms Don't Dance

Ok. Here's something to blog about. It's the shortest blog post ever and not even my material.  But I thought you would enjoy it. I'm saving it for my parental archives. Something to make me smile in my very old age. 

I was sweeping the front entryway and dancing with the broom. The boys were in the living room watching t.v. and they saw me and rolled their eyes.

Me: What? You guys just don't appreciate the entertainment I provide for you.

Kevin:  It's just not right.

Me:  You think I should have curlers in my hair and act like a grandma?

Kevin:  Just don't dance.

Me: What's life without dancing?

Jack:  Footloose




Hope that made you smile!!

11 comments:

  1. Have you seen the new one? I couldn't justify paying money to see it in the theater, but when it comes out on DVD, I'm there.

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  2. Ha ha! So this is what I have to look forward to with my boys? Eeks. And I'm with Shalini. I'm not paying for that stuff in the theater, but I'll certainly check it out later.

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  3. Footloose was just on TV the other night, so of course, I had to watch it. Can't imagine a remake.

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  4. I've never actually seen the old one! I just wasn't into it at the time I guess. I have seen the play. Haven't seen the new one either but yea...maybe on DVD. Yes, Laura, you have a LOT to look forward to with your two boys. (Evil laugh).

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  5. Very funny! Teenagers are hilarious!

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  6. Kids are funny. Everything we do embarrasses them.

    You would've really got them if you'd gone to the floor James Brown style.

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  7. I think you provide your kids with perfect entertainment! You are right they don't appreciate it!

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  8. Dancing parents may embarrass them now, but guarantee when they have ids they'll be doing the same thing and giggling as they think of you dancing with your broom.

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  9. AH! I love it! What witty kids! It's funny because one of my favorite memories of my (very large farmer) father is of him "twinkle-toeing" around the kitchen pretending to be my sister and I in ballet class. He banged his head on the ceiling fan trying to 'jete'. One day they'll tell their kids about you dancing with the broom. ;)

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  10. haha it must have been funny to see that conversation! I love dancing for my family. In fact, I was once at a hotel in buenos aires with my husband and they put music on. I started dancing to the rhythm and he did not even look. I told him the exact same thing!
    Amy

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  11. Love it! I'll start dancing to music in the stores... talk about eyeball rolling!

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