Me: Okay. What should we do?
Calvin: I'll be the Grinch. You can be Cindy Lou Who. And Daddy will be the roast beast.
(The thought of Ken as the roast beast cracked me up, especially since all it does is get stolen, returned, and carved.)
Me: Do you really think Daddy wants to be the roast beast?
Calvin: Well, I guess he can be the reindeer.
We are teaching Teddy to obey "right away, all the way, with a happy heart." The conversation is something like this:
Me: Teddy, when Mom and Dad ask you to do something, what should you do?
Teddy: (silent grin)
Me: You should obey right away, all the way, with a...?
Teddy came up with a new name for himself the other day:
Me: What's your name?
Teddy: Cute Baby!