Interviewing the kids

If you ever wondered just how important the weekend bike rides are to the kids... (I actually interviewed them separately so Nikki wouldn't just parrot Ben)...

What is something Daddy always says to you?

N: I forgot.
B: That sometimes I'm a monster because I go so fast on bike rides.

What makes Daddy happy?
N: Presents
B: Being around and me and him going biking.

What makes Daddy sad?

N: Being away at work
B: When he has to go out to work in far away places like Texas

How does Daddy make you laugh?

N: Tickle me
B: He surprises me.

What was your dad like as a child?

N: Legos
B: He never did tell me that but I think he liked Legos and he played with them a lot.

How old is your dad?
N: How old is he? I forgot. 17?
B: Is he in the 20's or the 30's?

How tall is Daddy?

N: 8 feet
B: 10 feet

What is Daddy’s favorite thing to do?

N: Go on bike rides with me and Ben
B: Have fun with the family.

What does Daddy do when you’re not around?

N: He works.
B: I don't actually know that. I guess he plays with our things.

If your dad becomes famous, what will it be for?
N: Money
B: Being a cartoon actor

What is Daddy really good at?

N: Making money
B: Biking to work.

What is your dad not very good at?

N: I don't know that question
B: Catching up with me on my road bike.

What does your dad do for a job?

N: Work. He makes money.
B: He has to go out on a plane and fly to another place sometimes still in Atlanta and sometimes in our next-door continents and he works for companies and tells them how to control.

What is your dad’s favorite food?

N: Chinese
B: He likes sushi but I don't think it is sushi. Thai.

What makes you proud of your dad?

N: When we go on bikes together any time we eat food together any time we together.
B: Him being around and him biking with me.

If your dad were a cartoon character, who would he be?

N: Spongebob
B: Squidward

What do you and your dad do together?

N: Bike rides
B: Bike rides and also we go to the bike store and last time we went there we fixed up my bike.

How are you and your dad the same?

N: We are both not girls.
We both can bike some miles, we can both bike up really tall hills, we can both unscrew and screw really hard screws, we can take off the handlebars of my bike, we can take off the wheels of my bike.

How are you and your dad different?

N: Because he is a daddy and we are kids.
B: My dad is taller than me.

How do you know your dad loves you?

N: By bike riding with me and Ben
B: 'Cause he likes to cuddle with me.

What does your dad like most about your mom?

N: I don't know.
B: Being around her.


Tina in CT said...

Love the answers. Great post.

Anonymous said...

Very interesting. I will sleep on it before making any comments.

MoscowMom said...

That is so, so sweet! Did you video it, too? Do more interviews! I'd love to read what they'd say to Ian about you!

Joe Ganci said...

Thank you for sharing this! It's wonderful stuff!

Anonymous said...

i think niks answers might be the funniest things i have ever read... if he was 55, those would be classic catskills comedy.

they get the postcard from germany