Ultimately, if he's happy, I'm happy.
And, sure, sometimes I learn more about something I will never actually use (cough cough video camera) than I might
However. However, there's one thing I think is worth talking about: gadgets require care. If you take it somewhere, you need to bring it home.
For example: a couple of years ago, I pulled into my parking space at work (a 17 mile drive), when something loud clunked down the windshield. That something turned out to be Jamie's super special hand-held GPS navigation system. Which had apparently been capable of clinging to the top of the car for at least that drive.
And then there's yesterday. Burned forever in my mind as The Great iPod Hunt 2009. Yesterday, the Waffles went to:
- The pool
- The bank
- The toystore
- The bike store
- The grocery store
- The river for a picnic