Quote from EC: “I thought to myself, ‘How is a kid with sticks like that going to get across the ice?'”

My eight year old son’s comment last night at dinner about watching a boy at school on crutches, walk out to the bus on the sidewalk, which had just been coated with a thin sheet of ice. The conversation last night was filled with a number of my son’s comments starting out with “I thought …

Quote from EC: “My friend’s fake brother said I have the most annoying laugh.”

My seven year old son told me this as I walked he and his sister to the car this afternoon after seeing Madagascar 2. Fake brother? Apparently EC’s friend’s family is hosting another family temporarily. Thus the other family’s son is a fake brother in my son’s mind.