This post originally appeared on my other blog in December, 2015

Two years ago, my friend gave my girls one of the all time great gifts.  Today, Animal Bingo remains Special Snowflake #2’s favorite game and is still something my girls will happily play together.

It’s also something I’ve dug my heels in on. It hasn’t been easy keeping all of the pieces together.  In one of those strange parenting victories, I’ve devoted a freakish amount of time to this (ongoing) battle.

What I couldn’t prevent are the tooth marks on the pieces.