Just Say No!!

4 Feb

So HeyLookaWriterFellow issued a challenge. If I would post how my son feels about books written by celebrities for kids, he would create a one-of-a-kind stamp for my son.

My son says...

My son says…

Take a look at the Boycott Celebrity Children’s Books Acronym Contest at the above URL. He’s got some fantabulous entries!!

Tag, Mike. You’re it!

13 Responses to “Just Say No!!”

  1. heylookawriterfellow February 5, 2013 at 6:19 am #

    Well, you sure took your time with that one!

    So! What kind of stamp would the fine young man like?

    • Jilanne Hoffmann February 5, 2013 at 12:48 pm #

      Sorry about that. Life is on fast forward.

      Um, let me ask him tonight after he gets home from school. Thanks! He’s very excited about this. :o)

      • Jilanne Hoffmann February 6, 2013 at 12:00 am #

        Well, believe it or not, he doesn’t want anything scatological. I know, unusual for a 9-yr-old boy. Rather, something “cat-ological.” Specifically, a kitten with a ball of yarn. Hmmm. Is that doable?

  2. mskatykins February 5, 2013 at 12:13 pm #

    Your boy sounds sassy – good for him!!! 🙂 Love the picture! 🙂

    • Jilanne Hoffmann February 5, 2013 at 12:42 pm #

      Yes, he’s dressed like Inspector “Clue-seau” and says in answer to the Clue questions: Who committed the murder? in what room? with what weapon? “Madonna did it in the library with a pen.”

  3. heylookawriterfellow February 7, 2013 at 6:30 am #

    Cats?! But I’m allergic AND I have an ongoing war with the feral cats in my yard that menace my beloved squirrels…but fiiine.

    Sigh. I’m on it.

    • Jilanne Hoffmann February 7, 2013 at 9:08 am #

      Yes, so are we. Our son has been wanting a cat for YEARS. Hence the fixation on all things purrry and furry. I hope you survive any allergy attacks this may bring on.

      • heylookawriterfellow February 7, 2013 at 9:10 am #

        I’ll take Benadryl before I begin drawing.

        Are you sure he wouldn’t like to own a clever rat or a sweet guinea pig?

        • Jilanne Hoffmann February 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm #

          Other than watching and loving Ratatouille, I can’t get beyond their bad rap. And I’m not sure about a guinea pig. Do they squeal?

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