Momisms

There are things that all moms say. And we’ve all heard these “momisms”—

  • Were you raised in a barn? Close the door!
  • If I’ve told you once I’ve told you a thousand times….
  • If you keep doing that your face will stick like that.
  • Eat your vegetables.
  • Drink your milk.
  • Do your homework.
  • Don’t sit so close to the TV or you’ll go blind.
  • Turn the music down or you’ll go deaf.
  • Look at me when I’m talking to you!
  • Don’t give me that look!
  • I love you!

Anita Renfroe captured some great momisms in her song that recounts everything a mom says in a 24-hour period.

But I’m wondering what your mom said that no other kids’ mom said. Use the comment section to share your favorite momisms.

6 Responses to “Momisms”

  1. Craig T. Owens Says:

    I’ll start out…
    My Mom always asked me, “Aren’t you cold?”
    She didn’t say, “Put a coat/hat on.” She’d ask, “Aren’t you cold?”
    She didn’t say, “I don’t think you should wear that.” She’d ask, “Aren’t you cold?”
    She didn’t say, “Don’t go outside with a wet head.” She’d ask, “Aren’t you cold?”
    She didn’t say, “Close your window.” She’d ask, “Aren’t you cold?”
    I think it was her favorite question… and a great way to say, “I only want the best for you!”

    Thanks, Mom! And Happy Mother’s Day!

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  2. Gregory Says:

    very good video. that is an incredible presentation by that lady. wow!

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  3. Christian Says:

    My mom always said…because I’m “The Mom” that is why.

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  4. Tom Says:

    Just wait ’till your father comes home!

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  5. Mary Van Beek Says:

    Warsh the dishes in the zink!

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  6. Carol Blouch Says:

    Pick your battles wisely. Not worth getting upset over the little things.

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