A couple years ago I wrote about how having a toddler was like having a drunk elf around the house. Now that we have two little elves around, I’m finding more ways they are similar.
First, let me begin with one Wikipedia definition of an elf:
In medieval Germanic-speaking cultures, elves seem generally to have been thought of as a group of beings with magical powers and supernatural beauty, ambivalent towards everyday people and capable of either helping or hindering them.
I highlighted the last few words because, you know, perfect description of children. We all know how “helpful” they can be around the house. Especially during this time of year of baking, decorating, and all around family fun.
Here some more ways they are alike: