This morning I headed off to Target. My mission: to take advantage of the 90% Off Easter Candy sale that was going on. 16 cents for a bag of Whoppers! How could I miss! $3 later I had a big bag of candy–enough chocolate and sugar to keep me and the kids hyper for quite some time.
While I was there I wanted to pick up some sandals for Little Brother. I gave him the new shoes after he got home from school, and he was thrilled to try them on. Naturally he wanted to go outside and run around in them.
I was making lunch so I told him he could go but he needed to stay In Our Yard. He ran out the door happily and was back way before I expected him.
Me: “Why did you come in? Do your new shoes hurt?”
LB: “They don’t hurt. I like them. They’re good.”
Me: “If they don’t hurt, why are you taking them off?”
LB: “Because there are too many bees outside!”