A Baby Brother

No, we don’t have one yet but Sandy and her Papa are already planning on having one. The Husband tells her what they need to do when the baby comes. Most of the time I just smile and laugh at their discussions but seriously, I don’t think I can handle a new baby just now. Which is why this post is only about Sandy wanting a baby.

Sandy: Mommy, I want a baby brother. I will take care of him and put him to sleep and give him a bath.
Me: Hmmm, if you have a baby brother, Mommy won’t be able to carry you.
Sandy: I will carry him. Or how about a baby sister?
Me: It’s the same. I can’t carry you because I will have to carry the baby all the time. (you should’ve guessed by now that I’m letting her know the worst case scenario)
Sandy: (paused) …..
Sandy: But it’s going to be so much fun!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (waving her hands up and down)

Me: If you have a baby brother, he needs to sleep beside me on the bed. He will dede from mommy all the time.
Sandy: It’s okay. I will lie down on the floor with Papa and we will do lots of things. We will play with the flashlight, make a tent and tell stories. And then when you’re sleeping, you will say "hey, we’re trying to sleep here" and then we’ll say "we’re having so much fun!!"

Me: Awwww. But I don’t want a baby. Not yet.
Sandy: It’s okay. Papa wants one. He wants a baby boy. A blue one. I want a pink baby.

And so on and so on… These are her reasons. As for mine, that will be another blog post. Seeing her excited like this almost makes me want to give her one immediately.

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10 Responses to “A Baby Brother”

  1. Litzie on December 12th, 2008

    Ayan na… Lagot ka. hahaha…

  2. Aggie on December 12th, 2008

    Sabihin mo ke Sherwin sya magbreastfeed LOL

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  3. amore on December 12th, 2008

    I can see Lianne’s drama with Sandy now :) The same excited toddler who thought the baby is all fun.. lol She’s big enough na Joy.. ready na maging ate! lol

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  4. Houston Labor Lawyer on December 13th, 2008

    How cute! It sound like you should just get her a sibling. That way she will keep quiet about it. jk.

  5. kelly on December 13th, 2008

    naKAKAtawa talaga anak mo!

  6. jane on December 15th, 2008

    anuvah, pagbigyan na…sign na yan bilis!

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  7. peachy on December 15th, 2008

    go na joy , excited na si sandy at sherwin eh.

  8. Mich on December 16th, 2008

    Go, go, go na! mag-baby na! LOL!

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  9. mm on December 22nd, 2008

    she’s so funny and very smart kid=)

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  10. jacqui on December 29th, 2008

    uuyyy, may kasabay na ako preggo for 2009! hahaha! :) GO na for baby number 2.

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