Now that Alex is away from home in the mornings....Mallory and I have more time to run errands and get coffee.
We have some great talks in the car and she sometime's makes me laugh until I have tears streaming down my face.
Today, we needed to go to the bank and she was very excited at the prospect of getting a sucker. This led to a discussion about what she wants to be when she grows up.
At first she told me that she wants to work in a bank. I had to laugh because I could see in her mind she was eating unlimited amounts of suckers.
I explained to her that when she is an adult....and has a job, she can buy as many suckers as she wants. I heard a gasp from the backseat and she asked me if I was serious. I assured her that I was.
I asked her if this changed what she wanted to do for work when she grows up and she said yes....she'd like to be a black girl.
I glanced up in my rear view mirror and I said, 'Really? A black girl?' and she said, 'NO MOM! A Blogger!'
I think I need to get my hearing checked.
In other news....at the *Kindergarten Lunch with Mom's* which I've dubbed Lunch and Learn...I was mistaken for the hot Danish