What to do with little boys?

What to do with little boys?  I’ve asked this question many times over the past two years.  A few things I have figured out:

1. Feed them when they’re hungry

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What to do with little boys | Grateful Simplicity

Will someone tell his Mom to give the kid a hair cut?

 

What to do with little boys | Grateful Simplicity

I thought about editing the Oreo around his mouth but decided that that would be editing who he is… all boy.

2. Take them outside

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What to do with little boys | Grateful Simplicity

 

What to do with little boys | Grateful Simplicity

 

 

3. Give them a task.

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What to do with little boys | Grateful Simplicity

Why yes, that is a Pooper Scooper (two birds, one stone– or in this case one dog, nevermind…).

 

4. Let them play with other little boys.

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… Just maybe not after they’ve had the funk.  Sorry, Downing!

 

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Maybe by the time Raynes is 18 I’ll have this what to do with a little boys thing figured out!

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