My almost 3yrs old kid wants to go to the store all day long. Wants to go to the park all day long. Who am I to say no. I understand. There are a few things I would like to do all day long too. All night long too. Some of them in bed. Ok. Most of them.
Love his enthusiasm, he can’t keep it in and bursts outside with loud shoutouts that will scare the neighbor’s cat. Some of the neighbors too.
The neighbors love him though. A lot of them just stop and wonder when we meet. Like they forgot all about what they were doing. It’s like free therapy to just watch kiddos smile and have a good time.
I envy them sometimes, they just get to see the kids at their best. Only the good times. The hard days and nights are reserved for the parents. Parents know what I’m talking about.
As spring is almost taking over winter, I too enjoy going outside with him more and more. When he likes to do something he tells me how many times he wants to do it. Usually something between 1 and 10. He will go on the slide 5 more times. He wants to go to his grandparents 10 times. But when he loves something a lot he just says all day long. He will ride his bike all day long. And I will be there watching him.
What about you, what do you want to do all day long?
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