Wondering how you get your pre-teen to break out into the widest grin you've seen in awhile, and give you a peck on the cheek in front of all his lunchroom classmates at middle school?
Just show up with his binder...that had his afternoon classwork in it...all due today after lunch.
Yep, the kid hardly even noticed or cared that I had McDonald's in my other hand!
He was just so happy that he had his classwork!
Score one for the mom (and the dad who concurred, yeah, let's just surprise him with a special lunch time delivery!)
True, this photo has nothing to do with the post. It's from our trip to Sun City and the surrounding Phoenix area that we took earlier in the month. But, it shows the Thing in question happy and smiling