Missing One VERY Important Item

May 14, 2008

in Circus Shots

Last weekend my husband picked my daughter up and noticed she was incredibly wet. He commented that someone must have put her diaper on wrong (Since I was the grownup home at last diaper change, the blame obviously fell to me). I muttered something about those stupid diapers not absorbing properly.

Check out her look of disappointment. (MOM, you let me down)!

My husband called me in to check out what went wrong with the diaper…

It was then that I remembered the two older kids fighting and one screaming bloody murder while I was changing the diaper. I grabbed the baby and ran to check on the situation. Guess I neglected to finish… the odd thing is I did go back and button all 12 buttons on her pants, never noticing the fact that the diaper wasn’t on.

So, this one wasn’t exactly Wordless but it does verify that, generally speaking, diapers Work for Me. Not that it was intentional but if you were contemplating potty training at 9 months – that didn’t work work for me. Truth is my 27 month old daughter is old enough to potty train but we are being lax because its just easier that way. Slapping a diaper on gives you timing flexibility (just remember to slap the diaper on).

{ 18 comments… read them below or add one }

katef May 14, 2008 at 1:43 am

Oh no! That is totally something I would do!
Happy WW

Kysha May 14, 2008 at 5:08 am

LOL! I have to laugh because I almost did the same thing this week!

Cassie May 14, 2008 at 6:58 am

HAHA! So funny! My husband told me this week that diapers are too expensive, we should just skip them. What are we going to do? Hold the baby over the toilet or something? Crazy, crazy man.

Jackie @ where the boys are May 14, 2008 at 7:14 am

OMG – that’s the funniest thing I heard (seen) all week. Makes me feel much better about my recent memory loss issues.

Tania May 14, 2008 at 7:36 am

lol that is too funny!!

Bonnie May 14, 2008 at 8:21 am

Been there done that!

stella g May 14, 2008 at 8:56 am

oh my goodness! i’m glad that’s been documented! of course, she may not appreciate it someday…. i’m glad to know you’re human, crystal. you’re definitely up there as super-mom in my books (even still!)

Laane May 14, 2008 at 8:59 am

We all have things happening like these.
At the moment it’s not funny, but it’s remembered as being funny.LOL!
Want to see what works for me?
See here:

Laane on the World

Enjoy your day.

Tara May 14, 2008 at 9:08 am

I am always afraid of doing that! 🙂

SusanSpeak May 14, 2008 at 9:15 am

This is truly too funny. Love you all.

Wendy May 14, 2008 at 11:27 am

That is so funny!

Hope May 14, 2008 at 11:28 am

Hilarious…oh, the joys of motherhood!

Jessie May 14, 2008 at 11:53 am

That just happened to us too, it’s funny how you can forget something so important!

Audra Marie May 14, 2008 at 10:39 pm

Oh – too funny! I’m so glad I’m not the only one that has moments like that lol. 🙂

Heather J. May 15, 2008 at 9:59 am

Oh my Gosh, that is classic.
AND you will never live that down.

Melanie May 15, 2008 at 4:31 pm

Thanks for making me laugh during a frustration-filled day! 🙂

Rebecca May 21, 2008 at 2:33 pm

Ha! I love it! Poor baby! This one has got to be in the slideshow for her first!

Love ya,

Margot September 21, 2009 at 3:56 pm

I’m reading this months (almost years!) later, but I just had to let you know what a wonderful laugh you just gave me. Thank you so much for sharing! It’s been a stressful day and you just improved it immeasurably. Thanks again!

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