First a little explanation: We take turns going on dates with the
kids. We trade months, so each child goes on one date per month, one
month with mom and the next with dad. Mommy and Daddy also get a

E to Em: “When you are grown up, are you going to be my wifey?”
Em: “Yes.”
E: “When it is your turn to go on a date, I am always going to take
you to the ice cream store. Here is my dollar.”
Em: “Oh-ay.”
E: “Let’s play ‘Mom and Dad.’ Time for our date!”