So this idea has been tickling my writers bug for a long time, and he finally called uncle and now I have to write it. (Little sell out)
So when I was a primary Teacher I learned many many things, most of them involving Spiderman. Some were vaguely Sunday school related, the rest complete and utter, wonderful, randomness.
I wrote a lot of them down, and was once going to publish it here, but decided I had other things to do.
So if all goes as planned I'll have at least a monthly post about silly things Littles have said to me (I call children: Littles, because they're littler than me, even the ones that aren't)
I am going to keep all names and associations private, cause that's just plan nice.
Except this one, because it's written somewhere that sisters have to tease brothers.
This was eight years ago, so Budder-boy was around three, making me a charming and beautiful 18 ish.
I was driving home from picking Mr. Little up at his cousins house. As we drove I tried to make pleasant, fun conversation with him, the topic of choice not being about Spiderman, but of the return visit of my sister from her Nanny gig up in Boise Idaho. We talked about her taking care of the family of four boys, and what we were going to make her do when she finally got home.
Budder paused for a moment looking out the window and pondering in the way only three-ish year olds can. Finally stating, very convincingly, that:
When I grow up, I'm going to move to Girlsy, and babysit girls.
And you know what, it makes total sense. I hope he does some day.