Our family went out to watch Wreck It Ralph last Monday. It was such a fun movie! I loved the whole concept. Brilliant and super creative.

Anyway, so I bought the tickets, went to the snack bar, ordered 4 hotdog sandwiches and popcorn. The guy in the counter asked me later on if I wanted him to put ketchup and mayonnaise on all sandwiches. Danae immediately told me she just wanted mayonnaise. Noelle doesn’t really like condiments, so hers was a “naked” one. King was putting our groceries in the car so I made the choice for him — both ketchup and mayonnaise, since he usually likes everything. I only really like tomato ketchup and mustard on my hotdog, so with the choices given to me, I settled for just the banana ketchup.

It occurred to me how different we are from each other! No two hotdogs alike haha.

Like what I keep saying to my girls when they compare themselves to each other — not better, not worse, not more, not less, JUST DIFFERENT. Embrace the differences. Appreciate it. Respect it. 🙂

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About Phoebe Torres-Lucero

I am Phoebe Torres-Lucero, wife of a loving husband & dedicated pastor, King, and mother to three wonderful, smart, active little girls, Danae, Noelle and Gianna. Phoebe means bright and radiant. Torres means towers. Lucero means light. Put together, my name speaks of a tower of bright, radiant light. And that is what I hope to be as I write and share with you some of my experiences, especially on being a mom.

5 responses »

  1. Kim Dy says:

    Wreck it Ralph was so nice noh? I cried a little in the end 🙂

  2. thine says:

    Indeed.. God made us unique.. whatta a great reminder, phoebs.. (even while buying hotdogs.. hehe) am really learning a lot from you!!!!!

  3. leaesantos says:

    True…Good reminder.:)

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