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5 Years Old

Joash is 5 today! Here is what he likes at 5 years old.

1. What is your favorite color? Orange and yellow
2. What is your favorite toy?  Tractors
3. What is your favorite food?  Cake and pizza
4. What is your favorite TV show? Paw Patrol
5. What is your favorite outfit? orange and gray shirt with comfy pants
6. What is your favorite game? Checkers (we played it for the first time last week)
7. What is your favorite animal? Cow
8. What is your favorite song? "Old Polina" (a sea shanty on a record of Songs from Newfoundland in our basement.
9. What is your favorite book? If  You Give a Dog a Donut
10. Who is your best friend? Mataya
11. What is your favorite thing to do outside? Play with the pay loader in the sandbox.
12.  What is your favorite drink? Chocolate milk
13. What do you like to take to bed with you at night? My cow - Hazel the Heifer
14.  What do you want for dinner on your birthday? Grilled Cheese, Bacon and Orange Jello
15. What do you want to be when you grow up?  A dairy farmer, or a fixer (a man who fixes things) or an electrical man (a man who makes things work with electricity.)

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