My friend Mariel posted this on her blog and so I had to try this with my kids! It was so much fun to see their answers! They are in order from Ellie, my 3 year old, Andrew (5), and Sarah (8).
1. What is something Mommy always says to you?
Bad choice [this is concerning her bad choices that she makes and gets spanks for!] (3), Permission to play my DS (5), Focus on your schoolwork (8)
2. What makes Mommy happy?
Flowers and butterflies [how perceptive] (3), sharing with me (5), vacations (8)
3. What makes Mommy sad?
Spankings [I always say "this makes me sad to have to spank you"] (3), Not going on vacations (5), our disobedience (8)
4. How does Mommy make you laugh?
Toe tickles (3), Neck tickles (5), Silly songs [I have quite a number of goofy songs that I sing for my kids] (8)
5. What was Mommy like as a child?
I don't know (3), good and obeyed your mommy (5), a tomboy (8)
6. How old is Mommy?
4 (3), 5 (5), 34 (8)
7. How tall is Mommy?
4 (3), 34 (5), 10 feet tall [hmmm maybe we should review feet and inches again in school!](8)
8. What is Mommy's favorite thing to do?
Take a shower (3), shop (5), Tickle us (8)
9. What does Mommy do when you're not around?
Dance (3), Read my Bible (5), Talk on the phone (8)
10. If Mommy becomes famous, what would it be for?
??? (3), for being a good Mom (5), for God, and for painting (8)
11. What is Mommy really good at?
Giving the baby a bath (3), cooking (5), catching us doing bad stuff (8) [I laughed at this because I have prayed that God would help me catch my kids in sin so I can train them in the right way!]
12. What is Mommy not very good at?
obeying God (3) [hmmmm, I prayed for humility yesterday and God has answered!, being a rockstar (5), football player, bc you always take breaks when we play!! (8)
I will post the other 10 questions in a few days. I learned so much from these simple questions. I think I will use this periodically - it gave me a lot of insight!