"Hey, Boys! Come here a second and see what we're going to do!"
Reggie: "What? What?! Are we going for a walk? Did you bring us goat cookies? Are we off to the pasture with Kai llama? Do you have carrot coins??"
"...or maybe banana peels and peanuts? Mmmmmm. We love banana peels and peanuts...
Wait. What's that?"
Pete: "Mommmm! You used your excited voice for....this?"
Reggie: "Worst. surprise. everrrrrrrr."
It was so much easier when they were tiny. They would fall asleep in my lap while I trimmed their feet. Now, at almost four years old, it's quite the wrestling match to do their toes. There is a great deal of kicking and fussing and attempts at running away.
But don't worry. I prevailed and there were plenty of peanuts and at least one banana peel presented at the conclusion of the