Note to self...put that towel in the laundry immediately!
Or when you stand outside his room at the end of naptime and hear him tell Froggy, "No touch, Roggy. Bunny's turn!" And then you hear kisses and hugs to Bunny and Froggy.
And you suddenly realize that he really IS learning something amidst the chaos.
And just as you finish that thought he eats a cheerio from the dirt pile you just swept up from the kitchen floor.
Ah, baby steps.