Since he is blissfully quiet right now, except for the occasional "Mama, what does ___ mean?" as he reads, I'm feeling a little dizzy and very amused. His brain explosions are pretty similar to mine. I'm sure Heather and Colin only catch about half of what I ramble about when my brain explodes. You guys get the rest of those explosions.
Sometimes, its fun to get a glimpse of myself by way of my children. It's also a good reminder that what we do as parents matters- we are helping our children create the worldviews they will use to navigate their entire lives- and that is no small thing. I'm off to clean up the brain explosion.