1. I am woken by the words "How about me having some bubby?" I have no idea where he picks up this sort of phrasing, and I'm amazed at his ability to adapt it to his own needs.
2. When I get back from the midwife the mother tells me that she and Alec have spent the afternoon watching snails in the garden.
3. New seat cushions with an interesting library print. They make the kitchen chairs ten times more comfortable and a lot smarter.