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Wise children know that quantifying things can sometimes improve the situation:
Me: I am so confused I don’t even know how confused I am!!
Child: Want me to guess?
Me: [pause] Um, sure.
Child: A trillion and a hundred!
Me: Yes! Exactly! How did you know?!
If you wish to see footwear thrown, sing the song, “Shoo, Fly, Don’t Bother Me,” in front of your four year-old.
Parenthood requires an honest reframing of one’s spiritual beliefs. Nirvana is reached in that brief moment when the dirty clothes hamper and clean clothes laundry basket are both empty. Nirvana is short-lived, if not unattainable.