Me: "Umm... I'll stick with honey, actually. I'm expecting after all."
Him: "Oh right. And forget I said anything about the brandy."
* * *My seven year old son runs with a good crowd. He and two of his friends each checked out a copy of Shel Silverstein's A Light in the Attic from the school library, so they all read it at the same time. Clownfish has also read "The Missing Piece" and I own pretty much the whole collection, so Clownfish has plenty to keep him busy over the break.
* * *If you have a last name that is a common enough first name like Xavier, isn't it nuts to give your son a first name that looks like a last name? There's a kid in my daughter's daycare named the equivalent of Murphy Xavier.