What are the Main Rules for your family?
When they were small
and I admonished my daughters to ‘Behave!’
it was my youngest daughter’s usual response to say
‘We ARE being-have!’
Her protest was usually accurate.
There is, after all, a limit to the mischief you can do when you are under three feet tall.
But when things got too quiet it was best to check in and make sure everything was OK.