1. To lie on the sofa and watch recorded episodes of The Simpsons until I fall asleep.
2. The mother has brought us a particularly moist and sticky piece of chocolate cake from one of the Italian delis in town.
3. We try the new blender for the first time -- I am so grateful to have a jug large enough to do the whole lot in one go, and the soup comes out smooth as cream. The other thing I really like about it is that it has an iridescent panel on the front that makes CD-style rainbows.
4. She says that her daughter claims she remembers sitting in her tummy eating bones and scraps of food!