She usually pulls out hair elastics & barrettes, but somehow on this day, clothespins were the coolest thing ever.

She is giving me that look that says “I know I’m making daddy laugh, I’m your smart & craftly kid, you are wrapped around my little finger!”

So much happening, so much to see, to notice. It overwhelmed an adult, but a kid sucks in all in, learns, and becomes-

Becomes something amazing, something wholly apart from the parents. A picture more and more in focus each day. I am a fairly secular guy, but know of no word other than “miracle” to capture this.