Exciting cheesecake…


T’s comment on the power of advertising (toys)…
“You think it’s exciting, but when you get them, it doesn’t actually do anything.”


“This is cheesecake colour.”
– one of her dress-up dresses

vanilla cheesecake

– age 5 years 2 months 1 week 5 days


The Direction of the Pyjamas…


In response to the One Direction Song, ‘What Makes You Beautiful’…
“Wearing dresses!”

Mummy: “When are you getting out of that bath so I can cuddle you?”
Talise: “Erm… when I say I’m getting out.”

Commenting on her ‘Little Mermaid’ pyjamas…
Daddy: “These smell nice.”
Talise: “That’s because they’ve got seahorses on.”


“I want to do that one day.”
– a scavenger hunt

tikkabilla tamba

“Ow! It stings like a bee!”

– age 5 years 2 months 2 days



“We’re gonna be friends forever, aren’t we, Caroline?”
– when her friend Caroline came over to play


“Tinker Bell can fly the best, coz she’s got proper wings.”

pan etc flying

– age 5 years 1 month 4 weeks 1 day

Rocking Robo-milk…


Favourite phrase of the moment…
“This is rocking the show!”


“I don’t want Robofish.”

01 robo fish

“After I’ve had some hot milk, if you let me, I want another cup.”

– age 5 years 1 month 3 weeks 6 days

Slugs, Ties and Travels…


“Princesses are not real or fairies… but of course ladybirds are.”

“Snails are real… Slugs are real… What else are real and not real?”


“Mummy, when I grow up, I want to be a photographer, with a pink camera – a pink one.”

“When the boys have their ties on, so you can see all of it, they look like real men!”


See also…
‘Summer Travels 2013’
… for some more things I said and did!

– age 4 years 3 weeks 2 days