Thursday, January 30, 2014

When I Grow Up...

Today is Career Day for Catholic Schools Week, and without further ado, may I introduce you to a future:

PRIEST:
Lord, please let this one have a vocation.

Fr. Eamon gives us his blessing:


CIA AGENT:
Love how he's in character.  So serious.


John-Paul was thrilled with the ear piece Phil created for him from an old set of headphones:

Alexander ran over and said "When I grow up, I gonna be a big train!"


"But now I just a little train.  Take my picture!"
"And this is my smushy face!"

PRO FOOTBALL QUARTERBACK:
And I think he could be, if his Mom only let him play football!  #notgonnahappen
Phil, super Dad once again, went out last night to get him a mouth guard to complete the look:

MOM:
Shocker, she's pregnant!  Well that's what moms do, right?
And she had a nice, easy labor and recovered in warp speed:

Maggie said she was the only girl in her class that wanted to be a Mom when she grew up.  What a sweetheart!

17 comments:

  1. I hope all their dreams come true, my friend!
    And one year Rhett was a priest and Peyton dressed up as me! : )

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  2. Awe! They all look great! Maggie is just adorable. What sweethearts. =) And I tried the yogurt you recommended and you're right! YUM!

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  3. I love all of these! But most especially the little train, He needs to come here and play with Jill. I love that there is a priest and a mom, she wants to be You when she grows up! How wonderful is that? Is that a Bears jersey?! Edmund wants to be CIA too. But back to the little train, when Edmund was that age, he wanted to be a dolphin when he grew up.

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  4. Awe! Looks like it is going to be a fun day at their school!

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  5. Phil is definitely Super Dad! Looks like all 5 had a good day, especially your smushy faced little train.

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  6. So sweet..I love it. Glad Maggie had such an easy birth!

    Love the CIA agent costume too! Love it...although I think CIA agenting is even more dangerous than football playing.

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  7. Excellent costumes!!
    What a great idea!

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  8. Ha, shoot for the stars, Xander! Cecilia told me she wants to be a mermaid when she grows up, but she changed her answer back to "Mommy" pretty quickly... Then she said she wants to be a mommy, a teacher, and a doctor. Good luck paying those med school bills...

    Clearly Maggie's miraculous recovery from childbirth is just how she views your capabilities - such complete confidence in her mom!

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  9. My Colette wants to be a mom also. Love all the boys too!

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  10. How precious is she! Well, they are all pretty cute, but her dream is my favorite!!

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  11. This is why I'm torn between homeschool and catholic school. There is always something fun going on. Such cute outfits too!

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  12. Anna had to do the same thing at school today and she said that she wants to be a baby nurse!

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  13. I can totally see it - all of them! Oh, Fr. Eamon and Mother Maggie!

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  14. Oh, I loved all the things your kids wanted to be!!

    (especially squishy face)

    Way to go Maggie!!
    (it's a sign, you are going to have a fast easy labor too Colleen!)

    I have one that wants to be a nun....no priests yet. Sims wants to be Spider Man...

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  15. I can't believe how grown up Maggie is looking!

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