Last night after supper Hubby decided to make some sugar cookies. (I’m the first to admit I cannot make cookies without burning them.)
We pulled a chair up to the counter so A could help. I love watching and listening to the two of them cooking or baking together. It definitely makes me tear up, just to think about it.
A little while back my mother-in-law had given us some animal cookie cutters and to make A’s birthday cake I had bought some neon food colouring. As hubby was cutting out cookies she was telling us what they were, once the pan was basically full she started to count them all.
After reminding her that we start with the number 1 she counted all the way to 20. The look on hubby’s face was priceless. She definitely surprised him.
Being the great momma and shopper that I am, we didn’t have enough icing sugar so hubby had to run out for more. A stood in the doorway until he got home, 20 minutes later.
After letting her pick out and add the food colour of her choice here is their finished product: