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The girls know there are donuts and bagels waiting for them downstairs. Shad told them if they cleaned their room they could have them. Shea, as always, immediately requested help. Shad said “if you try I will help you, if you don’t try I can not help.” She didn’t budge then she a cried as she watched him go downstairs. In the meantime Kate, who forgot I was just feet away in another room starts talking to Shea.

Shea…… Sheaaaaaa……. Sheaaaaaaa…. Listen to me. Sheeeeeaaaaaaaa…… (Shea finally responded: Kate I am not looking at you.”) Kate continued on anyway because that made little to no sense to her. “Sheeeeeeaaaaa when was your age and Daddy asked me to try, I just tried a little and then it was okay. He helped me do the rest. Just try a little and that’s good.”

Shea decided on her own that she knew better than Kate and didn’t budge she just continued to tell Kate she was “not looking to her”.

About 20 minutes later Shea picked up the few items on the floor, made her bed (with help) and had her donut.

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Reilly thinks the idea of April Fools is great. He has been scheming of things to do for the last 24 hours. Unfortunately the girls aren’t here to fall victim to his best prank. He took all the cereal bags from their respective boxes and switched them around. Very clever. I think Nicole would have been the only one to “get it” but he gets an A in the creativity department, especially for a seven year old.

I drove him to school today, he thought locking me out of the car (or locking himself in) would be a good prank – but it backfired because the windows were down so I reached in and unlocked the doors.

I am thinking something else will be on the horizon from him today… we’ll see.

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