In honor of his fifth birthday, I asked Daniel a few questions about life. Here are his answers. Any explanations or translations are in parentheses.
What is your favorite cereal? Milk with cereal. Crunchy cereal. I don’t know it’s name. Oh I know – it’s Rice Crispy.
What is your favorite veggie? Carrots
What is your favorite drink? When Maria and me drink orange juice together. That’s fun. She makes the juice with real oranges.
What is your favorite toy? a light saber (we don’t have one of these)
What is your favorite movie? Ninjas that have tornadoes. There are many types of ninjas. Like fire tornadoes or white tornadoes or lightning tornadoes. Four ninjas have tornadoes. The fifth ninja doesn’t have a tornado. (I have no idea what he’s talking about)
What is your favorite game? Tocaditas. (Tag) We play it at school. When I’m it, I try to tag Fran and Octavio.
What is your favorite book? My favorite book is xfight. It’s where people fight. Can you buy me a transformers book?
What is your favorite dinner? Lo de Osvaldo (This is where we went for Danny’s birthday dinner celebration)
What is your favorite lunch? Chicken nuggets.
What is your favorite breakfast? Cereal. Also maybe water with pancakes.
What is your favorite holiday?Christmas
What is your favorite animal? Giraffe
What is your favorite stuffed animal?It’s this llama from Bolivia.
What is your favorite color?Turquoise. Not really though. My real favorites are, red, blue, and white. Because those colors are on the soccer stadium.
What is your favorite thing to do at school? Play in the pool and play soccer.
What is your favorite sport? Hockey
What do you want for your birthday? A transformer that lights up and has a gun
Where do you want to go on vacation next year?To a place with a movie theater. Or maybe to China, and if they have museums there, we could visit the museums. When we get there, we’ll have to ask if China has museums.
What makes you happy? Movies
What makes you sad? When Patrick hits me
How old is Mommy? I don’t know, 18?
How old is Daddy? He’s older, like 100
How old is Patrick? He’s six. No – wait! He’s seven.
How old are you? I’m five now.
How old is Kev? He’s one.
What is Mommy’s favorite thing to do? She likes cooking stuff.
What is Daddy’s favorite thing to do? Go to the Yacht Club I think.
What is Daddy’s job? Work at the Embassy, with a computer.
What is Mommy’s job? Go to work and do the same thing as Daddy.
What is Patrick’s favorite food? Tacos
What is your favorite food? Sandia (watermelon)
What is Daddy’s favorite food? Salad
What is Mommy’s favorite food? Salad
What is Kevin’s favorite food? Pasta
What does our family like to do together? Play in the pool
What do you like to do with Mommy? Snuggle
What do you like to do with Daddy? Go down the slide at the Yacht Club
What do you like to do with Patrick? Watch movies with him, especially movies about transformers
What do you like to do with Kevin? Play where he runs away and I go after him and catch him. Kev laughs so much. When I trap him I give him little tickles and Kev likes that too.
Who are you going to marry? Well, I don’t know yet. Maybe one of Patrick’s teachers, he talks about them a lot and likes them so much.
What do you want to be when you grow up? Fireman
What else do you want to talk about? How Mrs. O’Leary’s cow knocked over the lamp and made a ginormous fire. And I want to go ice skating in Chicago.
To see Daniel’s answers from last year, click here!