Me:  Stella

Stella: Yes Mum?

Me: Why is there a ball in the bathroom?

Stella: Because Gran said to get it out of her bedroom…

Stella, bless her heart, is happiest out on a walk with a football in her mouth. She’ll quite happily chase everyone else’s ball…with hers still in her mouth. Today I thought it was still a little too cold to take Lucky out, as he’s still a bit poorly. Stella was frantically trying to find a ball when I told her, then she stuck her head under the tv unit. She seemed most surprised to be told I wasn’t taking a teddy out on a walk….