Ok, so not really. She was playing contentedly next to me with that measuring cup when she suddenly went silent. Thinking she had left the room, I got up to go find her and did rather quickly. And couldn't resist sharing her rather odd choice of sleeping quarters.
"A very nearly tea," as Milne describes it, "is one you have and forget about afterward." Pour yourself a cup and enjoy these snippets of my day I want to hold on to before they are forgotten amidst the busyness of homeschooling five children while moving to the country.