I Survived!

Posted: August 25, 2011 in Uncategorized

Today I…. Babysat.

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I actually babysat all through high school (… and middle school) with no issues but umm… kids aren’t my forte.

And babysitting a family member? That’s a whole different ball game.

True story, the first time I ever picked up my (two and a half year old!) nephew was… last week.

A little scary no?

But I survived.

… oh, and he survived.


I think so!

While I was down at the brother’s house babysitting finally the critters stopped arguing among themselves…. and assumed their favorite positions.

Black cat headed to her closet. Fat cat is too old/lazy/fat to jump up there anymore and Fritz isn’t brave enough so she hides here for quiet.

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The fat cat retreated to her favorite spot… my parents bed.

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… and Fritz… Oh Fritz

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Excuse me mom… did you want something? I was sprawling here!!


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Oh… the life of a cat. How I wish I was a cat.

Do you find babysitting family is different than strangers kids?

  1. iv neer babysat family! but i would think its kind of different.. more pressure when their strangers!

  2. Allie says:

    Babysitting! Awesome 🙂 I am sure you were great!

  3. Ann says:

    Yes…when you babysit for strangers, you babysit and forget. When you babysit for family, the child is still there! However, family is great!

  4. Amy says:

    haha i love the cats they crack me up!

  5. Kids aren’t my forte either. It’s a miracle I’m managing to raise two of my own.

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