"Hrm, is that normal behaviour? Or is my kidlet really odd..."
I get those a lot when watching my Little Man play. He is so vibrant and colourful when he plays, and he re-enacts things he has read in books and seen on tv.
This is my little man.
Looks pretty normal here, right?
Looks like he is just sitting on a pile of blankets on the couch.
This is actually what he is sitting on:
We have been reading stories about farms and he is fascinated by the chickens. So he turned himself in to a chicken. The blanket is his nest. He needs to keep the eggs warm.
I'll just step back now. Apparently I'm too close to the eggs.
See? This leaves me wondering... normal behaviour of a child with an exceptional imagination?
But then I'll turn around and he'll be doing something like this:
And I know the answer.