Creationism

21 Jan

Boys were making me crazy yesterday, so I proposed a contest: build a space house on the moon using Legos.

Twenty minutes later, the competition was complete.

Cole built a home with dual energy sources, including gears turning a thing to make electricity as well as solar panels.  Another area of sleeping, as well as a docking station for incoming space shuttles and a device for sending out communications.

Owen built something and only wanted to talk about two of the features: a radioactive fence and a part that could smash Cole’s building.

Both were declared winners and given a lollipop.  The differences between my children can be simply summed up in their buildings–thinker and anarchist.  The next ten or twenty years should be interesting.

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One Response to “Creationism”

  1. jennasfriends January 23, 2013 at 5:52 pm #

    This is fun! People ask me all the time how I like having a boy. So far it’s not different, but I read this and realized we’ve got a lot of new vocabulary ahead of us. I’m sure my girls have no idea what radioactive means. (Hilary)

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