The Rubberbandians

The Rubberbandians May 20, 2015

Or, Why You Should Have a Bunch of Weird Kids and a Giant Dog.

I had to run to the pharmacy, and when I got  home, this is what met me in the driveway.

 

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The little one shouted, “WE ARE RUBBERBANDIANS, AND HAVE SPEARS!”

Note that they all have rubber bands on their foreheads (or, as the three-year-old calls them, “our brains.”

 

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Also note the progress of the dog. We sometimes sing the Little Mermaid song in Boomer’s voice, and it goes, “ME WANT TO BE WHERE THE PEOPLE BE.”

 

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The dog did not have a rubber band on his brain, but he totally would have gone along with it, if that’s what his girls wanted.

 

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Even if it would have left a mark. Which it did.

 

 

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Kids. Dogs. Sticks. I rest my case.

 

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  • Rebecca Fuentes

    I love Boomer.

    • antigon

      Of all the animal kingdom – I forget who said – only dogs have established an alliance with man.
      *
      On the other hand, likely from a Brit Parliamentary debate, there’s – He had all the qualities of a dog, except loyalty.

  • Blobee

    See, you don’t have to buy toys. Just leave stuff lying around (like rubber bands) and they will do something creative. 🙂 Actually, I’m kind of serious. They probably had more fun that day than if you gave them an already created set of costumes out of a store bought box.

    • Rebecca Fuentes

      My current toddler has more fun with my kitchen stuff than any toys. I really tried to convince everyone to give me nice kitchen stuff for him last Christmas.

  • Erica S

    I love pictures of your family.