The rain in Spain…

The conversations that we have with our son these days are such wonderful entertainment value. “Where are we going?” he asked us while driving in the car. No answer. It seemed the safest option in light of the fact that where we were going was not going to be well received by him and there would definitely…

Did you need the timer?

If you’ve ever wondered what boys will do with a mobile phone that doesn’t have internet connection or a sim card and very few games I am now in a position to tell you. They will play the music at the loudest volume that the phone will allow and they will set timers. I am…

Why?

Everyone knows about the why phase. It’s talked about often. I knew about the why phase. I just didn’t know it could be quite so all-encompassing or undiscerning. “Don’t jump on your toys.” “Why?” “Because you’ll break them.” ” Why?” “It’s time to brush your teeth?” “Why?” “Because it’s bed time.” “Why?” “Because it’s late.”…