Reason #2491 why watching football is more fun with the Four-Year-Old

The Patriots receiver is flying down the field, ball in hand just yards shy of the goal, Baltimore Ravens in hot pursuit. The Four-Year-Old jumps up and down in her excitement, yelling at the TV: “Don’t tackle him you guys in the white shirts and black pants!”

About Shala Howell

I spent two decades helping companies like Bell Labs, Juniper Networks, and a genetic testing company that was later acquired by CVS translate some of the world’s most complicated concepts into actionable, understandable English. Now I'm working on a much harder problem -- fostering children’s curiosity and engagement in the scientific, artistic, and linguistic world that surrounds them. The first book in my Caterpickles Parenting Series, What’s That, Mom?, focuses on how to use public art to nurture children’s curiosity in the world around them. My next book, Did Dinosaurs Have Belly Buttons?, is currently planned for release in 2018. In the meantime, you can find me blogging about life with a very curious Ten-Year-Old at Caterpickles.com, chatting about books and the writing life at BostonWriters.blog, and tweeting about books, writing, science, & things that make me smile at @shalahowell.
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One Response to Reason #2491 why watching football is more fun with the Four-Year-Old

  1. Pingback: In which The Five-Year-Old puts TV in its place | CATERPICKLES

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