Ben: “Mommy, when we grow up we’re going to be scientists”.
Me: “Awesome, sounds good, buddy. What is daddy going to be?”
Ben: “A GARBAGE MAN!”
[Which, by the way, is the ultimate compliment in our household]
On a different note: Ben has assigned names to all his duplo figures. We’re currently on a farm kick so we have the following: Farmer Ben has a nice glossy head of black hair. Farmer Emma is a statuesque blond. Farmer Daddy has a sweet cowboy hat. And then there’s geriatric Farmer Mommy: