Why it is hard to have a discussion with a 6 year...
Her: How old do I have to be before I can dye my hair?
Me: I haven't given it much thought, but I guess about 16.
Her: I might have forgotten I wanted to dye my hair by then.
Me: Well, then you probably don't want to dye it.
Her: You are just trying to keep me from dying my hair.
Me: No, when you get older you can decide if you want to dye it. What color were you thinking about dying it?
Her: I don't know.
Aidan Bento Society →
I bet you wish you worked where I work right now! I just signed up to have my homemade bento lunches delivered to me next week! Thank you Jamie!
Things my daughter explained to her (shark-shaped)...
Octopi have arms, not tentacles Dolphins are mammals, not fish It sucks to be a mammal and have to brush your hair “all the time, every freakin’ day!”
Guess the context, I dare you (but only if you're...
Swimmers and waders are the group most likely to be affected by economic hardship, Burgess said. “These are sort of the average folks that go to the water for recreation, lie on the beach, work on their suntan and take their kids in the surf for a swim,” he said. “I would expect their numbers to decline in 2009.”
Montessori Education in Houston - NPR →
A nice little story about Montessori education and the conference I attended in Houston over the weekend.