As we were talking about babies, and about how nice it is to have them around, Ramona said, "Yes, babies are a common household object."
Here's Ramona, when she was a baby:
Sigh. We haven't had that common household object around for such a long time.
While Ramona and Betsy were painting some Christmas crafts yesterday, Ramona asked if I could please change the water they were using to rinse their brushes.
"This water is vile!" she complained.
I would have simply called it "gray" but I like her passion.