Don't you just love how candid kids can be? Especially when it comes at your own personal expense? Just think how awesome it would be if, as adults, we could say exactly what we think and have people chuckle and say how darn cute we are. Unfortunately, however, we'd most likely end up getting our asses kicked and be unfriended by every single person we know on Facebook.
Luckily, for my daughter, it's still pretty hilarious when she asks me why my boobs aren't "as big as Daddy's". Her latest ball-busting moment, however, was this time directed at me and me alone. I was showing her this picture of me from my freshman year of high school, which made her pause and stare with a rather perplexed look on her face:
I finally asked her why on earth she looked so confused, and with complete and utter seriousness, she said, "Mommy, why did you have an Afro?" I tried like hell to explain through all my snorting and giggling just what an 80's perm was all about, but she was totally not getting it. So I didn't dare try to explain the awesomeness that parachute pants were back then, cause, well, obviously....