Oh well, I guess I'd rather them be dirty because he's been having fun. Clean hands means you're not having enough fun, right?
Oh, and a quick mention (for my records, mostly) that he tried squash for the first time today (made by mommy! Yay! :D) and he loved it!!!
My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, "You're tearing up the grass." "We're not raising grass," Dad would reply. "We're raising boys."
--- Harmon Killebrew