Aidan the Primate

2yo Aidan: “I WANT BA NA NA!

Me: (Gets one) “Ok… here banana!”

Aidan: “No, not that one!”

20mins later.

Piranhas Don't Eat Bananas Aidan: “I like NA NA!

Me: (Gets same one) “Ok… ┬ábanana!”

Aidan: “Not that one!”

Sigh. An hour later

Aidan: “May I have banana!” Some tears.

Me: (Gets SAME one) “Ok… this banana?!”

Aidan: “Mmmmm… ok.” Peels himself, returns to smash toys into each other.

Being a Dad isn’t too hard.


Dining Antics

Jai, now 3 years old, had asked for MORE TO EAT after already eating all the food in the house. Sigh. He is a growing eating machine!

Healthy Eating for Kids: Over 100 Meal Ideas, Recipes and Healthy Eating Tips for Children Mummy had opened the large mango flavored yoghurt tub. Little eyes lit up and the little man ran from the kitchen to the dining behind Mummy … and tried to leap up into his special chair.

But halfway up a foot slipped. Without missing a beat, his arms reached out and grabbed the table. His vocabulary is getting very good…

“Whew, that wasn’t meant to happen.”

… and he sat down to be fed his delicious yoghurt.

Kids are gorgeous once they start talking.