I sometimes worry that Carissa reads Ayn Rand when we're not looking. She's ridiculously good at getting her way. Rule #1: Be extremely cute (as illustrated below). Rule #2: If Rule #1 fails, scream like a hellbeast.
But soon, Rules 1-2 will be obsolete. She practically doesn't even need us anymore:
I really wish my toes were this interesting to me.
Ok, maybe it's not ALL for show.