Peas are everywhere—on the table, on the floor and on the wall! They cover his face, hands and clothes, and are in his hair. He’s laughing.
Something about these tiny green orbs beg my son to play with them, fingerpaint with them, do anything but eat them. And yet, I continue to serve them to him.
The truth is he does eat them sometimes. Most of the time, he enjoys playing with them. And they make mealtime more fun for both of us. So, he really isn’t a monster…more like a green-faced, giggling, baby boy.