"OK, we can get out your watercolors . . . ."
"No, I wanna paint on that," he pointed towards the large canvas that hangs over our TV when it's not in use. It's a splatter painting that Sweet Husband and I made several years ago. We always intended to replace it when the budget allowed, but it's just never been a priority.
I thought about it for about 20 seconds. It felt like there should be a reason to say "no", but nothing came to mind.
"Umm...hm. OK. Why not, I guess? But we have to take it out into the yard."
And that's just what we did.