1) Llama was being very kvetchy and grumpy, and I said to her, while stroking her cheek, "I think maybe you're just really tired."
And she answered:
2) Sroch was happily laying out her clothes for the next morning, skipping merrily around, when she pranced over to me, handed me her uniform shirt and said:
"Mommy, please can you לגהץ (iron) this for me? Thank you!"
...and skipped away.
I mean, she asked so NICELY! And everything in me wanted to tell her - you want it ironed, YOU do it! Except I don't let her touch the iron. Hmm.
3) Reading the manuals for the children-sized gas masks. Sigh.