Scary Mommy .
"What's this?" he asked warily. "You want me to read it? All of it?"
"Yes. Read it NOW."
As he read, a smile played on the corner of his mouth, slowly working into a full grin. His sleepy eyes lit up and shifted to look at me.
"Are we going to do this?" He asked.
"Oh, we are going to do this...we are going to do this ALL. NIGHT. LONG."
|"My brudder hitted me."|
|"It's my dollhouse and I'm the police princess!"|
Ignoring your children is a brilliant idea. Giving them enough room to just. be. kids. Genius. I wish I had thought of it first but I have to give the credit back to Scary Mommy and also to the generations of parents before us who knew when to say, "Go play."