I've blogged before about big words. To the tune of . . . I believe in using big words around little kids so that they truly understand big words. Big words like: responsibility, consequence, integrity, honesty, indulgence . . .
Recently, though, in my house, my kids have been sponging up medical terms. This is the medical term of the day . . . . cymotrichous. It's the medical term for "wavy hair". Pronounced /sai-mah-trek-us/. It's been a constant source of amusement around here . . . . especially this one.
MOTH walked into the kitchen and Little says with one eyebrow raised up kinda sexy, "Hey dad, wanna see my hairy nevus?" Relax, relax . . . a nevus is a mole.