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Stopping at a lemonade stand, reaching for all the change in your purse, and seeing the joy on a little kid's face.

#2703 (0) - Jul 31, 2011 02:48 PM by Emily - Kids - I agree, I like this too (57) - No, I'm not a fan (2)

Working for 3 weeks to get your students to understand a concept and then you call on a student and they say, "You mean it's like...?" and I watch 24 other little light bulbs turn on! Children teaching children in their own words! Best days ever!

#2588 (0) - Jul 9, 2011 02:03 AM by angteacher - Kids - I agree, I like this too (72) - No, I'm not a fan (3)

When your almost at the end of your rope after you've spent a very long time trying to comfort a crying baby, and they finally fall asleep in your arms.

#2527 (0) - Jun 25, 2011 03:49 PM by Kerri - Kids - I agree, I like this too (36) - No, I'm not a fan (2)

When you come home from a long day at work and your kids run to meet you at the door yelling "Daddy!"

#2505 (0) - Jun 16, 2011 05:10 PM by oldman - Kids - I agree, I like this too (40) - No, I'm not a fan (4)

Holding a baby for the first time and freaking out that people actually begin life so tiny.

#2397 (0) - Nov 19, 6680 01:06 PM by Bubba - Kids - I agree, I like this too (70) - No, I'm not a fan (5)

When you son says "Mama" for the first time.

#2311 (0) - May 13, 2011 07:13 PM by Grace - Kids - I agree, I like this too (25) - No, I'm not a fan (4)

While I was eating out for lunch, the little girl in the next booth kept looking at me, so I smiled at her. I overheard her say, "Mommy, the pretty lady smiled at me!" Her mother replied, "Well, did you smile back?" The little girl: "Yes! She smiled again!" I smiled ...

#2293 (0) - May 8, 2011 06:42 PM by Durango - Kids - I agree, I like this too (77) - No, I'm not a fan (0)

When a child says/does something that simply melts your heart.

#2248 (0) - Apr 30, 2011 11:14 AM by Kate - Kids - I agree, I like this too (119) - No, I'm not a fan (1)

When you smile at a baby and he/she smiles back.

#2242 (0) - Apr 28, 2011 08:29 PM by Lauren - Kids - I agree, I like this too (117) - No, I'm not a fan (2)

When a cranky baby finally falls asleep.

#2181 (0) - Apr 19, 2011 12:20 PM by kem - Kids - I agree, I like this too (58) - No, I'm not a fan (0)

The feeling of your unborn child moving inside of you for the very first time.

#2157 (0) - Apr 17, 2011 11:28 AM by mommy - Kids - I agree, I like this too (34) - No, I'm not a fan (15)

Leaving your kids alone for a little while and realizing that nothing improves creativity like a lack of supervision.

#2144 (0) - Apr 14, 2011 08:50 PM by me - Kids - I agree, I like this too (68) - No, I'm not a fan (0)

When little kids who you just met instantly adore you.

#2081 (0) - Apr 5, 2011 06:29 PM by anon - Kids - I agree, I like this too (160) - No, I'm not a fan (4)

When you see pictures of that always-serious celebrity or high profile business person having the time of their life acting like a complete goofball with their children.

#1920 (0) - Mar 15, 2011 04:18 PM by HannahJosephine - Kids - I agree, I like this too (62) - No, I'm not a fan (7)

Watching little kids run as fast as they can.

#1762 (0) - Feb 26, 2011 02:07 AM by Leila - Kids - I agree, I like this too (116) - No, I'm not a fan (5)

When a baby boy and a baby girl hold hands and hug and act like they love each other.

#1710 (0) - Feb 16, 2011 01:20 AM by jusye - Kids - I agree, I like this too (102) - No, I'm not a fan (18)

A really cute infant.

#1632 (0) - Feb 8, 2011 12:54 PM by JK - Kids - I agree, I like this too (116) - No, I'm not a fan (26)

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