My 4 yr old was laying in a stream of sunshine on the floor. He gazed up at the dust floating around and said, "I am trying to catch the faeries." I asked him if he meant the dust and he told me matter of factly they were indeed faeries. I tried to explain they were just dust particles when he retorted, "Then why are they flying?"
Before bed last night I crept up to the boys bedroom and hid behind the door. I knew my 5 yr old saw me but the 2 oldest were talking away so I jumped out and yelled "Boo". The 2 boys startled of course but my 5 yr old just calmly said, "Hi momma." I knew he had seen me but he was a good sport and didn't spoil my fun. The oldest, not wanting to appear scared in front of his younger brothers said, "Well it startled me because I thought you were daddy, you had such a deep voice." Oh nice, does that mean I sound like a man or does dh sound like a woman? Trying to recover he then said, "Well maybe it just sounded like that because I was talking and not paying attention." Turning in to a man already.