I’LL BE RIGHT THERE SWEETIE.
I hate this because I hear myself saying it all the time. It underscores the fact that I am always busy cleaning/cooking/doing laundry, etc.
LOOK AT MAMA
I read this in some discipline book. eye contact is essential.
WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE FOR DINNER/TO DO/ TO WEAR
like Single Parent Dad, this is a big mistake which I always regret instantly but I can’t seem to shake the habit.
repeated in a hopeful sometimes desperate tone every ten minutes or so between 9:30 until 10:30.
WHAT’S THE MATTER BABY?
WOULD YOU LIKE A HUG?
this is my way of difusing situations which are escalating. It’s touch and go as to its effectiveness.
ARE YOU MY LITTLE ANGEL?
another one that often drives him crazy.
OK LETS HIT IT.
mean: we are late as usual. Lets go lets go lets go lets go!
OKAY OKAY OKAY!