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Tell him, sister!

This conversation went down in my house this evening during my son’s bathtime…

Son yells to sister, “What’s your favorite thing to do?”

Sister: “Reading”

Son: “No, something fun!”

Dad interjects: “Reading is fun son”

Son (now at an angry whine): “Something else, something you like to play, something you like to do when you’re NOT reading!”

Sister: “Sorry, my favorite thing to do is reading, that’s my final answer.”

Sister comes into my room, where I’ve been eavesdropping: “Mom, did you hear that?”

Me: “I sure did, let’s high five it out”

Lesson mama learned: My quest in #RaisingReaders has successfully converted the girl, but I’ve still got some work to do on my son. Luckily, I’m still up for the challenge!