yesterday christian and i were discussing groceries. at one point i mentioned i couldn’t buy bread because we didn’t have room in the freezer. christian pondered why we never have room in the chest freezer. i started to explain to him exactly why there is never room and why the contents seem to be static.
currently we have 6 cartons of ice cream, 2 boxes of pudding pops, packages of reese’s peanut butter cups and cadbury eggs (from easter) not to mention the ever present supply of costco burritos and mini pizzas. i told him that he needs to eat things out of the bottom of the freezer rather than always eating the mini pizzas and then re-stocking said mini pizzas.
and he has a point. his love of pudding pops and cheese pizza just seal the deal. and judging by his birthday bashes you’d have to agree. last year was everything lego.
when i asked the the guy in the lego store where i could find lego party supplies he asked, “oh, how old is your son?” christian and i shared a quick glance and i mumbled something in response so lego-guy could give me his recommendations.
this year we went for mario brothers, and i still have to wonder if i am married to a three year old or a 32 year old manchild who apparently wears his special birthday shirt every year!