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“Talent” show

Here’s a funny I’d like to re-blog for Re-blog Wednesday. Siblings! What can you say? These guys are hilarious! Step over to their site and dig around for a few laughs this morning. Read their About page so you can understand where they are coming from. 😉 ~Elle

Milk & Whiskey

My daughter brought home a permission slip for the school talent show the other day. It was smooshed in with a lot of other random papers.

“You wanna be in a talent show?” I asked, entirely kidding, because this:

We've come a long way, apparently. We’ve come a long way, baby.

This is how I still think of her, though she’s mellowed out quite a bit in the last two years.

“Sure,” she says.

I scoff. “Seriously? What would you do?” And I know that sounds a little on the bitchy side but she caught me off guard. The girl has many talents – such as climbing our home’s decorative molding like a large, damaged spider – but I can think of none that would play well on a cafeteria stage.

“I can do ballet,” she says.

She has not had one single dance class in her brief life. She did see The Nutcracker this year. She also owns…

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About Elle Knowles

Elle Knowles lives in the Florida Panhandle with her husband and off-at-college-most-of-the-time son. She has four daughters, one son, and eleven beautiful grandchildren. 'Crossing the Line' is her first novel. The sequel 'What Line' is a work in progress. Recently published is Coffee-Drunk Or Blind - a nonfiction story of homesteading in the Alaska wilderness with her parents and four siblings, told through letters by her mother and remembered accounts from the family.

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  1. Thanks for the reblog, lady! Mighty thoughtful of ya 🙂

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  2. You’re always so kind to reblog…

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  3. That was a fun read, Elle – love their illustrations!

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