I dropped a carton of eggs this morning and three of them broke on the kitchen floor (I know, I’m a total klutz.) About that time, Kellen and Kendrie came into the kitchen looking for their
Me: "Watch out! Don’t step in the eggs!"
Kendrie: "Ick, what happened?"
Me: "I dropped the eggs. But don’t step in them, they’re slimy and sticky."
Me: "Well, they won’t be sticky once I get them mopped up, but for now, yes, they’re sticky."
Kellen: "Mopped up? Like, with a mop?"
Me: "Yes, son, with a mop."
Kellen: "Oh. Um ….. do you know how to do that?"
PS-- in the meantime, thank you all SO MUCH for the fantabulous book suggestions! I am making a list and SO going to the bookstore before my vacation! I’m going to respond tomorrow and in the meantime, keep the titles coming! I know lots of us are getting super ideas!