Too bad I didn't just pull out this book and handed it to her.
Spoon's down in the dumps. His life is LAME! Poor picked on
Fortunately, for Spoon, his mom is much nicer and more tactful than I am. Look what she points out.
I know, I know, it's not an exact match for our morning saga but I certainly think it makes the point-- and in such and fun and sweet way--unlike the method I used. Turns out I have a lot to learn from my utensils.
(Of course there's a chance this could backfire and my child could now be sad that she can't jump headfirst into ice cream…I think I'll take the risk.)