It’s funny that the Secret Awesome etc. etc. had the Superpower challenge, because last night I had the idea for a post on the same topic. It’s not about me, though, it’s about the super things my kids can do.
Obviously, my children are incredible in many, many ways, but they do each have one unique ability that goes beyond everyday brilliance.
Apple’s is the funniest: Nuk radar. If there is a pacifier anywhere in the house within his reach, he will find it. Under the couch? Not a problem. Behind the crib? He’ll get there. Two rooms away in Orange’s mouth? By the time Mommy figures out where he’s going, he’ll have two Nuks and Orange will be crying. It’s astounding to watch.
Raisin’s is a more subtle gift, probably because she has honed it with 2 extra years of experience. Since she was a baby, she has charmed everyone in her life. She can negotiate her way into or out of anything she puts her mind to, except with her mean mom and dad.
And Orange? Orange has these: