Tonight, I put the Yoys to bed around 7:30. I feel like that is a respectable bedtime for a two and four year old.
Big E thought differently. His closing arguments in his case against it not being bedtime went well beyond ten minutes. The daylight at bedtime thing is really rocking his world.
Finally, Big E requested a phone call to Uncle Yoy to verify my claim that bedtime had arrived.
Uncle Yoy confirmed that it was indeed bedtime.
For the record, I wore this kid out today. Two hours at the botanical gardens where he operated on only one speed: Olympic Sprinter.
After that, we headed to the mall where he lunched and then spent an additional 1.5 hours in the new play area.
He nodded off as we drove home and I know for a fact he was up in the middle of the night playing as he woke me up at 6AM to tuck him back in. And his bedroom light was on.
And still, I cannot get this kid to peacefully go to sleep.
Any suggestions? Does he need a satin sleep mask? Do people even use those anymore?