In order to distract myself from troubling world affairs like this and this we spent most of the three days reading some silly books. They kept us/me laughing and a few made us think!
I wasn't able to find this one on Amazon but she does have other that I will be checking out.
There's A Frog In My Throat! 440 Animal Sayings A Little Bird Told Me by Loreen Leedy & Pat Street
A couple of our favorites that we have worked into our conversations:
Does a chicken have lips? meaning No! No! No! (the boys find this hillarious and end up forgetting what they originally asked me for!)
mouse potatoe meaning frequent computer user ~ Wise One
watch it like a hawk meaning guard it carefully ~ Rowdy One
Geogra-fleas! Riddles All Over the Map by Joan Holub
Turkey Riddles by Katy Hall & Lisa Eisenberg
What Do You Hear When Cows Sing? and other silly riddles by Marco and Giulio Maestro
Plenty of giggles!