Joe-Henry: WHY can't I have a tv in my room?
Me: Because I want you to grow up smart. So you could be president, or an astronaut...
Joe-Henry: I just wanna grow up to be a guy who plays video games. (pause) And drives a bus.
Me: aim a little higher, please
Joe-Henry: Don't worry mom. I won't be a hillbilly in a tank top.
Who needs Hallmark, when I've got this kid?
Feeling thankful for conversation and communication. I think I'll make a turkey to celebrate!
A Pair of Watermelon Salads
4 days ago