Eggshells

I enjoyed this post from a blog I follow. Have you ever baked a cake with a toddler? It has a lot to tech us about God!

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Have you ever baked a cake with a toddler?

If you haven’t, well, let’s just say that it’s…an experience.

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A cute, photo-op filled, splatter-fest, that, if you’re lucky, results in a cake that’s barely holding on for dear life.

This happened today.

You see, we’re celebrating my now-four-year-old niece’s birthday tonight while we’re all up at our lake home in Wisconsin for the Fourth of July.

And so this afternoon, part of making today special for her was to bake her birthday cake together.

She loves cooking in the kitchen, especially when it involves something sweet, so needless to say, she was having a ball.

And if you know anything about almost-four year olds, they are very independent, and want to do things themselves. And baking this cake was no different.

I’ll tell you what, the Type A perfectionist in me was doing everything I could to not just grab…

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One thought on “Eggshells

  1. tech = teach, but hey, my mistake allows me to say another word or two. A commenter on this original post compared baking the cake with toddler to us and God. God could do it all alone, but allows us to break a few eggshells into the batter sometimes. Neat turn around!

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