Semi-Wordless Wednesday: Broken Peace

We went to a Christian bookstore the other day and saw these cute flowers that had different words like “peace”, “hope”, and “faith” on them along with bible verses that referenced those words. They were solar flowers so whenever you put them in the sunlight, they were supposed to dance back and forth. Well…when Mr. A saw the flowers, he went a little crazy by saying “My flower” over and over again! So…we purchased it.

We gave it to him to play with when we got home (mainly because he started that “My flower” chant again!) He took the flower into his playroom and, within 5 minutes, we heard the dreaded “Uh-oh flower!” (never a good sign when you have a 2 year old running around!) As we turned we saw a scene similar to the pendulum balls episode from a couple of weeks ago.

Unfortunately, I didn't get a picture of the flower before the accident!


The poor flower did not stand a chance against a 2 year old Mr. A! It wasn’t in the house for 5 minutes before he made a clean break of it. We have no idea how he did it but we do know we could not save the poor flower! Oh well…I guess we need to just look at it as another parenting lesson that we’ve learned. You can’t always fall for the cute face and begging! (Secretly, we’ve known about this lesson for a while, but now we have physical evidence for why we say no to future requests!) :)

But seriously, who would have thought this cute face could have done anything wrong?! (Sarcasm) πŸ˜‰

You can't let this face fool you! ;)

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8 Responses to Semi-Wordless Wednesday: Broken Peace

  1. Autumn says:

    He’s soooo cute! I would not have been able to say no to his flower request either :)

    • Charma says:

      Thanks Autumn! That’s how the flower met its demise because we couldn’t resist that cute face either! Poor flower! Lol!

  2. Those faces, they are deceiving, aren’t they? He is such a cutie!

    • Charma says:

      Thank you! And yes…we all know about those cute little faces! I should have learned my lesson by now! πŸ˜‰

  3. Grandpa says:

    You are a smart when figuring out how things work. you carry your goodness with a smile.

  4. Its so hard to say no when they are so darn cute isn’t it

    • Charma says:

      It definitely is! But, at least for that poor flower’s sake, I wished we had on this occasion! Lol!

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