Like many of our family phrases, the meaning has morphed. We're usually fairly healthy but this fall we have been hit hard with sickness after sickness. So what was once a popsicle--"Pa-sickie!"--has become a fun way to talk about our plight.
Beyond building our vocabulary, we've also perfected the fine art of snot extraction and marveled at how happy our baby can be as she blows gumball sized bubbles out her nose.