Red: Combing her hair
Green: Eating her dinner
Pink: Brushing her teeth and putting on her pajamas
Yellow: Going to bed
... without whining, crying, carrying on, causing a ruckus or stalling for days past her bedtime. You know, because she's afraid ... of snarls and pasta and cotton and missing any of the fun.
If she somehow manages to make it through the rest of the month getting at least three stickers a day she will get to choose her own "special."
She wants a cat.
We've determined that she CAN HAVE A CAT when she lives
IN A VAN DOWN BY THE RIVER by herself.
So she's agreed to a trip to the toy store instead.
I wish there was an incentive plan for spirited mommies.
I would happily brush my hair every day for a month if it would get me a trip to the camera store.
You see, my camera decided it has had a nice life but it is too tired to keep up with my kids. So it's making sad little spitting sounds when it should be making clicking sounds.
** I'll let you know when I decide to part with some squirreled-away savings. Until then, I'm afraid you'll be seeing stuff from the archives.