Silly Monkey Stories: Above and Beyond the Call of Duty

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
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Approximately 6 months ago, our now 9 year old son added cleaning the bathrooms to his list of chores to do.  He actually likes doing it because he loves the way the clean bathroom smells.  (Who am I to deny him the joy of that, right?)

Anyhow, he was cleaning the upstairs bathroom the other night and it was taking him quite awhile.  When he finally came down, he started to tell us proudly how he cleaned everything.  I remember thinking how great it was that he did more than what was asked of him.  Well, that is until he got to the part about cleaning his brother and sister's toothbrushes . . . with Clorox wipes.

It was an honest mistake, so he did not get in trouble for going that extra mile.  Thank goodness we had extra toothbrushes on hand though.



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Published by Karen Coutu
6 comments
  1. How funny kids do some of the craziest things.

    Posted on February 5, 2013 at 10:05 AM

     
  2. LOL. It's cheaper than whitening toothpaste, isn't it?

    Posted on February 6, 2013 at 2:06 AM

     
  3. Karen Coutu Said,

    @Gabriel Almada: Always looking for that silver lining, aren't you Gabriel? :P

    Posted on February 6, 2013 at 8:24 AM

     
  4. Gosh, I use those wipes for everything, just not for our toothbrushes. He probably read how it disinfects...haha. Love it! Bless his heart, he certainly did try

    Posted on February 6, 2013 at 8:42 AM

     
  5. mail4rosey Said,

    LOL!! The price of toothbrushes is so worth having someone else to clean the bathroom. :)

    Posted on February 6, 2013 at 1:07 PM

     
  6. Sarah Park Said,

    Such cute little kids. Must be enjoying themselves making funny faces.

    Posted on February 9, 2013 at 6:30 AM

     

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