Stunt Man

Thinker thinks about how to take sun burst shot

B proudly showed me this trick on our walk to the grocery store last night.

Apparently ‘daddy’ helped him come up with this questionable stunt (insert side-eye to Mr here). I think my response (a variation on my usual theme of “if you’re going to do stupid boy things, don’t act surprised when you get hurt”) horrified the tourists gathered around The Thinker.

From the Archive: Lord of the Scooter

This barely qualifies for an ‘Archive’ post, but I ran across this video on my phone and had to share.

Granddad gave B a (green) Razor Scooter for his fifth birthday (along with a full set of pads, given B’s genetic heritage). There were a few crashes and false starts, but he got things worked out pretty quickly: