“Reuben”

Last week, Drew came home from being watched at a ladies’ Bible study with a picture he drew.  On it was the name “Reuben.”  I asked him why it said “Reuben” on his picture.  Drew said, “My name is Reuben.”  Today in a silly voice, he reminded me that his name is Reuben.  Will then told me that his name is “Goliath.”  I told him that wasn’t a good name since Goliath wasn’t a good character.  Will then asked me about Reuben so we discussed his character.  Will then decided he wanted to be Jacob instead.

“Experienced” Parent

Recently, we were driving home from church, and Drew said, “I am making a rainbow.”  My immediate response was, “How?”  Jonathan said, “You can tell the difference from a ‘new’ parent from an ‘old’ parent by this.  A new parent may have said, “Neat!”  My response was “How?”  (You never know what they might be up to…)