Where Is It?

Life has been nutty here, with my parents visiting all of this week and work being rather busy. I’ve had a ton of pictures ready to upload and blog about here, but just haven’t been able to get to them! However, this morning something made me laugh and I had a hunch it would make you laugh as well, so I just had to quickly load these two pictures and tell you the story!

The mate to this shoe is missing. Sadly, it has not just been missing since this morning, or even last night… It’s been missing for 3 days! The shoes belong to Jackson, and I have torn this house apart while looking for it. The missing shoe has caused drama of some sort each of the last two mornings, which is mighty obnoxious.

Last night I took drastic measures… I loudly announced “Whoever finds Jackson’s missing sneaker will get a dollar!” I then heard “oooohs!” from the back of the van and then Jackson declared that he should be the only one allowed to look for it because it’s his shoe. Nice try, kid 😉

As of school time this morning the missing shoe had still not been located. *sigh* Apparently the missing sneaker became a topic of discussion during preschool, because when I went to pick the boys up, this sign was on display outside the door (and a written copy was handed to me).

I’ll let you know if any of these ideas pan out! The boys are ready to check each location off the list as they look this afternoon.

Update at 3pm on Friday the 20th – Nick found the shoe! It was in the little compartment in the hose reel, out on the back deck. I had only looked down the hole in the deck below that spot, and apparently forgot to open the door on the hose reel!

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  • Ha ha. So hilarious! Good luck. Hope you find it.ReplyCancel

  • I vote outside in the bushes! Good luck.ReplyCancel

  • Stacey

    That’s a sign of a great preschool teacher!!!ReplyCancel

  • Torona Reynolds

    That is so funny!!! 🙂ReplyCancel

  • We had a missing lovie the other night. Rich told me to stop looking for it and it would show up. I refused and then when I did take a break to eat dinner, we found it. Hope you find the shoe soon!ReplyCancel

  • Misty

    I thought that was the funniest thing this morning. This is one of those things you will always remember Let us know if you find the shoe.ReplyCancel

  • Cheryl

    Yay, glad to know that the shoe was found. McKenna got it right!!!ReplyCancel

  • Mike

    What did Nick do with his dollar?ReplyCancel