I remember drinking Juicy-Juice apple juice every day, but only the ones with Arthur on it. I remember how lispy I used to be.
I remember being able to whistle through the gaps in my front teeth. I remember not believing that the world was round for several years. I remember how angry I would get when my moms friends would pinch my cheeks. I remember when I genuinely thought that I was going to be a rapper when I grew up, which could still happen. I remember the creepy music that the ice cream man would play. I remember my brother pushing me off a swing set and a nail going through my finger. I remember the sweet taste of hot chocolate after nearly getting frostbite for sledding for so long. I remember the twitchy kid in my pre-school class.
I remember the first time I went to the zoo and tried breaking into the monkeys’ cage to play with them. I remember having an ‘overactive bladder’ when I was 5. I remember the muffin man.
I remember when I would religiously watch a strange cartoon with a bald kid named Caillou. I remember my mom’s old blue van.
I remember getting kicked out of catholic school for throwing the insides of a pumpkin at an evil kid, on Halloween. I remember eating double chocolate cupcakes.
I remember the scary and creepy Big Bird at Sesame Place.
I remember the first time I rode a rollercoaster and cried for 2 hours afterwards. I remember getting really sick and finding out I am allergic to shellfish. I remember fighting with my mom everyday and then making up within 5 minutes. I remember my 100-pack of Crayola Crayons, they made me feel cool in kindergarten. I remember my chocolate Labrador.
I remember the creaky swings at Edgewood.
I remember getting lost 8 times on my first day of middle school, and then getting frustrated and hiding in the bathroom for the last 3 hours of the school day. I remember my Nemo fish.
I remember when I was madly in love in 1st grade.
I remember when...