Mama Diaries

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Band Aid Boy

When I walked into the bathroom, yesterday, I saw a box of band aids open, and almost every band aid had been opened and tossed on the counter.  There had to be at least fifty band aids and wrappers lying there.  I knew who the culprit was.  "Bubba," I called.  "Come here!"

He came, and I pointed at the mess.  "What's this?"  I asked.

"I needed a band aid," he said.

"A band aid?  It looks like you needed about a hundred of them.  Why did you open every single band aid that was in the box?"

He showed me his finger which had three band aids on it.  "I got a really bad paper cut, and none of those other band aids worked."

Oy!

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    1. I couldn't believe he wasted that many band aids!

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    1. That's exactly what he's going to do if he does it, again.

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    1. It's like finding a needle in a haystack!

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  4. Haha, I understand, sometimes they just don't stick right, he needs them placed perfectly. ;)

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    1. I think he needs to work on his technique!

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  5. Does he need the character Band-Aids?
    I have to have Hello Kitty for her, and spiderman for him.

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    1. We used to do Spongebob, but now he uses the plain, boring kind.

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  6. I know where you're coming from! My wee one needs plasters (as we call them) for everything - scrapes etc. I try telling her, if you're not bleeding, you don't need one!

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  7. Awe - - - - I hope that his paper cut is all better by now.

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    1. He doesn't seem to be complaining about it, so I'd say those band aids did the trick.

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  8. Aw, poor Bubba, Hope his paper cut is healing.

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  9. I understand. I have Disney princess bandaids because they just work better!

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    1. Disney Princess band aids are magical. They make cuts go away ten times faster than regular band aids.

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  10. You could call this story, Bubba's Band Aids.

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  11. If at first you don't succeed, open more bandaids

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    1. Apparently, that's the way his thinking went.

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  12. It was bit of unfortunate to your Bubba.

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  13. I am beginning to see Bubba as the new Calvin (as in Calvin and Hobbes) :)

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    1. I could probably do a regular comic feature with him.

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  14. It's so hard to find just the right band aids when you have a boo boo.

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  15. So he kept on placing band aids on his finger until there was no more blood. That's smart.

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  16. It's a tricky thing to find the right band-aid! :) Have a great weekend.

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  17. Paper cuts are very troublesome. I hope his cut heals quickly!

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    1. I think his cut is fine, now. But yes, paper cuts are a pain!

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  18. No, Bubba. Cut it out. (That's kind of punny.)

    Love,
    Janie

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  19. At least the Band-Aids were unused! I've seen kids take their used Band-Aids off and leave them wherever they drop.

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    1. Unfortunately, my son is guilty of that. (But not outside of the house.)

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