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It’s The Little Things 3

March 25, 2015

Just before Christmas, Liam’s Babiator sunglasses lost an arm. We couldn’t find the screw, or any screw, to be able to fix it so he had to go without sunglasses. Of course he was slightly devastated by this which was unexpected considering he rarely actually wore his sunglasses. The nice thing about Babiators is that they will replace lost or broken sunglasses and all you pay is the shipping. I would much rather pay $10 for good quality replacement glasses, then $10 for cheap glasses that will surely break within the week.

IMG_7372Liam and Grandpa rocking their shades

With the excitement of new sunglasses on the horizon, Liam somehow decided that his next pair had to be purple and for weeks he talked about getting new purple sunglasses (see: Liam-isms part 3). I realized that we had a bunch of extra promo sunglasses at work in various colours, including purple.

The day I brought home those purple sunglasses was as good as bringing Santa home, and trust me, this kid is OBSESSED with Santa. There were gasps. there was dancing in excitement. He refused to take the sunnies off to have a bath and even wore them to bed.

Liam now has multiple colours of these glasses, including white, red and blue. He’s currently negotiating getting a pink pair. We can’t go anywhere without at least one pair and I’ve made sure to keep extra’s in the car and my purse just in case. Thank Buddha for the plethora of promo overstock that I can horde to keep this little cool dude in his signature sunny style.

The thing I love the most, aside from when he gives me the Horatio Caine look and that he chose (and loves) the colour purple, is how happy something so small can make a kid. It’s the little things…

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Sunglasses

What is the most recent little thing to bring you lots of joy in your life? 

This week I am co-hosting with Jess @ Sadie Sky Boutique and I’m so happy to share the “It’s the Little Things” linkup here on the blog today! Be sure to swing by her blog, SADIE SKY BLOG to say hi and don’t forget to leave your link below!


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7 Comments

  • Reply
    jen @nutcaseinpoint
    March 25, 2015 at 8:18 am

    Kids got style…;)

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    allison
    March 25, 2015 at 8:31 am

    well isn’t he just the cutest in his sunnies!

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    Brie
    March 25, 2015 at 1:18 pm

    That’s the cutest thing ever! You’re so right, kids really put life in perspective, don’t they?

    • Reply
      Becky
      March 25, 2015 at 5:44 pm

      They really, truly do.

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    Amber
    March 26, 2015 at 8:39 am

    Haha he looks so cute in those sunglasses!! Glad you were able to get a new pair no problem.

  • Reply
    Alison
    March 27, 2015 at 10:09 am

    He is seriously the cutest kid. I love him. And his love for shades! So awesome. Delainey will not wear hers. I hope she grows into loving them!!

    • Reply
      Becky
      March 28, 2015 at 12:45 pm

      I think she will. Liam hated his Babiators and would get so mad when the sun was in his eyes.

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