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Posted 5/4/2013 by doesitmatter? in General Scrappin'

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Posted: 5/4/2013 9:43:21 PM
This morning I tell my son and his friends (16 year old ds)...

I say - "Just FYI mom is celebrating a holiday today",
He asks, "Wait - what holiday is it?"
His friend - "Wait it's not Mother's Day Right?"
Me, "no, but it is a national holiday...."
Ds 16 - "Omg it's National scrapbook day!"
My eyes pop out of my head and I ask - "How did you know that?"
Him - " Because what other holiday would you make such a big deal about?"

Later after helping dd 10 clean her closet and entire room - spring cleaning...I tell her I have homework to do and that I want to scrap for NSD.
DD10 - "for what?"
Me- "NSD - National scrapbooking day"
Her- "Um no it's not - you made that up so you could scrapbook!"

SO I directed her to twopeas the many blogs celebrating - but she isn't convinced!

I think these conversations will go in PL!


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Posted: 5/4/2013 9:47:35 PM
That is too cute!


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Posted: 5/4/2013 9:51:38 PM
Yes, I keep everything my kids say that crack me up in a journal.

Will I ever get to Buckethead?!

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Posted: 5/4/2013 9:54:10 PM
Oh those convos are hilarious!!

My father-in-law asked hubby if we were going camping this weekend. Hubby said he'd like to, but apparently it was "National Scrapbooking Day" and I had plans. His dad cracked up at him! LOL


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Posted: 5/4/2013 10:02:44 PM
Love it! You did let your DS and friend know that mother's day is next weekend though?!

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Posted: 5/4/2013 10:03:47 PM
Too funny!


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Posted: 5/4/2013 11:11:52 PM
LOL, love two are too little to understand yet, I'm sure that I will get some fun responses. You should definitely scrap those conversations...always fun to look back on.

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Posted: 5/5/2013 12:06:30 AM
Those are too funny!

My DD said to me today, "Mom, you've been sitting on your rear-end all day scrapbooking"!! And then she rolled her eyes at me. hahahahahah

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Posted: 5/5/2013 12:07:28 AM
How funny! lol

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Posted: 5/5/2013 4:28:42 AM
I asked dh to take ds to a class at a local museum, so I could stay home and scrapbook since it was NSD and off they went, but I called in him from the road because I ran out to get ds a free comic book for National Comic book. Dh says, " You can't do that its NSD and you are suppose to be scrapping." I told him ds really wanted a free comic book and it turned out they gave me 4 instead of 1! That was my only break besides letting out the dog. I scrapped a wonderful day away at home for the first time in year. I had plans to scrap with a group, but I decided to distance was just too far and I stayed in my room. I had s much fun scrapping by myself! Happy NSD everyone!


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Posted: 5/5/2013 5:08:55 AM
Did not know about comic book day. My boys would have liked that.


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Posted: 5/5/2013 8:21:36 AM
Those are absolutely hilarious! My DS 9 is still at that age where all the supplies are really cool and wants to play with them! He's "helping!"

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Posted: 5/5/2013 8:29:28 AM
LOL, too funny.

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Posted: 5/5/2013 10:46:32 AM
that is very funny!
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Posted: 5/5/2013 11:16:03 AM
I just love what comes out of the mouths of children. Makes me laugh to know end. Usually funny and insightful.

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Posted: 5/5/2013 1:21:51 PM
Cute! My kids were excited.

They knew so long as they didn't try and burn the house down I'd leave them alone all day.

Sit. Stay. Pea!

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Posted: 5/5/2013 1:23:31 PM

Love the one about you making it


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Posted: 5/5/2013 1:32:23 PM
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