- all the shoes come off
- kids play duck-duck-goose on the lawn
- 3 preschool seekers take several minutes to find all the toddler hiders
- the parents get to eat and talk with other adults
- everyone gets seconds on cupcakes
- no one leaves in tears
“Moh pa-pa?” asked Eli afterward, as he fell asleep for his nap.
“No more party,” I told him.
“No moh pa-pa,” he answered; “Good pa-pa.”
Good party, indeed.