1. Bettany has been experimenting with the phrase, 'What the heck is that?'
2. To find a parcel waiting in the undergrowth of our front garden.
3. I know that I put new potatoes on the meal plan, and I can smell them cooking as I come down from work to supper, already going through the tick list for the domestic side of my life. I am about to go in the garden and pick chives to snip and scatter over the potatoes when I realise that Nick is already at work with the scissors.