CAUSE SOMETIMES LIFE IS LIKE A COMMERCIAL

I am here! I was gone for the holidays....then got busy...then got sick. But you know me, I always come back.



Fireworks purchased at the fireworks stand while Bebo slobbered (and my brain is thinking we might as well be lighting dollar bills): $29.99




Roman Candles that are not called roman candles any more and a buy one get one free box of pop its: $ 8.49
All photos courtesy of Bebo who does not know that I have posted this story.
Bebe then reading the sides of the roman candles and the fireworks and beginning to crack up at the use of the words *blue balls* and *shoots flaming balls* as any 14 year old boy would : $Funny
My mom looking at Bebo and saying deadpanned "Well, I guess you will need to wear a cup." and then seeing the look on Bebo's face when he realized his sainted grandmother was talking about BALLS! .......
Priceless

Comments

  1. OMG, I laughed so hard I scared the cats!!! ROTFLMAO!!!

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  2. LMAO Your mom is priceless.

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  3. Kids think we know NOTHING about anatomical slang - it always surprises them when we KNOW what they are talking about.

    Snickering - your mom got 'em :)

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  4. and... I hope you are feeling LOTS better.

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  5. that's so funny! Your son will one day realize that he has the coolest grandma ever!

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  6. ...but he probably already knows that!

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  7. Glad you're back and that you're feeling better. I missed you.

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  8. I love your mom!

    Glad you're back and hope you're feeling better.

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  9. *snorts* LOLing.....

    Re your mom, as the saying goes: the fruit does not fall far from the tree. My mom and I could hang with you and your mom.

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  10. Oh, that is too funny!

    I was having the same thoughts about lighting a 20 dollar bill while waiting for my youngest to make her selection! It just would not be the same, lighting a 20 dollar bill--no sparkly colors, no loud noise, no excitement while waiting to see if the fuse actually got lit, etc.

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  11. My muzzy and me wanna hang out with you and your mom!

    Mixter

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  12. We can't do Roman Candles, legally, in Colorado, but people go to Wyoming to get them. Very funny post!

    I just read your comment to Diane about her son, the prodigal. She and I met when my daughter realized how much we had in common. I would love it if you would care to read the story of our prodigal, which he and I did together when he returned from Teen Challenge, a different person. A redeemed person. If you care to, it is on my sidebar and called "A Story of Deliverance."

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  13. Oh lord, this is good!

    Bebo will never look at fireworks the same way again. (Yeah! He'll have to squint a bit after that roman candle puts his eye out.)

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  14. Kudo's to your mama!!

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  15. :snort:
    Ok, when I saw the package that said "blue balls" I was already giggling because I KNEW what had to be coming...

    d

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  16. mom of two boys -
    looking at wallpaper border for one's room - found one we liked but forgot to mark it - looking again later and son says it's in the sports section - I said I was checking the "B" section in case it was under "Balls" - wild snickering ensued!! I assured him no one would want that image on wallpaper!!
    lurker on your site - native Texan also with strong ties to west TX

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