Saturday evening. My mother-in-law is making soup, Evan and Ian are playing together. I'm taking the challenge from @ChrisK to record 50 things I hear.
  1. 1.
    The Christmas music Evan is playing on his laptop
  2. 2.
    The whistling sound Evan's phone makes when he gets a text
  3. 3.
    My MIL coughing in the kitchen
  4. 4.
    Evan humming along to the Christmas music
  5. 5.
    The sound of Ian's feet as he runs across the floor
  6. 6.
    Ian saying "hold me, hold me!"
  7. 7.
    Evan copying Ian saying that
  8. 8.
    Ian and Evan laughing together
  9. 9.
    The sound of the burners on the stove clicking
  10. 10.
    Evan and Ian playing together,
  11. 11.
    Evan grunting as he flips Ian over his head
  12. 12.
    The curtains sliding agains the metal curtain rods as they are pulled closed
  13. 13.
    Ian flopping onto a chair
  14. 14.
    Evan tapping on his phone, responding to a text
  15. 15.
    The clicking sound as my MIL turns on another stove burner
  16. 16.
    Ian laughing as he runs back and forth from the living room to the kitchen
  17. 17.
    My MIL telling Ian to watch out for the hot stove
  18. 18.
    Evan's breathing next to me on the couch
  19. 19.
    Evan commenting on the snow in next week's forecast
  20. 20.
    My MIL stirring the soup
  21. 21.
    A utensil dropping into the sink
  22. 22.
    A utensil being placed on the counter
  23. 23.
    Water running into the sink
  24. 24.
    The squeaking of the faucet knobs as they turn
  25. 25.
    A paper towel being ripped from the roll
  26. 26.
    Glass plates clanging together as they are pulled out of the drawer
  27. 27.
    A plate put down on the table
  28. 28.
    Evan asking me what I'm doing and if I'm going to publish this list
  29. 29.
    Ian rustling through a drawer of Tupperware
  30. 30.
    Ian whining because Evan is sitting on the couch instead of playing with him,
  31. 31.
    Then laughing because Evan got up and is flipping him around
  32. 32.
    Eggplant sizzling in a pan on the stove
  33. 33.
    A car driving down the street outside
  34. 34.
    The floor creaking under Evan's steps
  35. 35.
    Evan and his mom talking about whether or not he's willing to eat the eggplant
  36. 36.
    Evan whistling "Silent Night"
  37. 37.
    My hair rustling as I run my hand through it
  38. 38.
    Socks brushing against the fabric on the couch
  39. 39.
    Refrigerator door opening and closing
  40. 40.
    Faucet squeaking on again
  41. 41.
    Water dripping into sink
  42. 42.
    A plastic cup being set down on the kitchen table
  43. 43.
    Pages of a board book flipping open
  44. 44.
    Evan reading The Snowy Day in a slightly British accent
  45. 45.
    Evan yawning, and me yawning in response
  46. 46.
    Footsteps coming up our front steps
  47. 47.
    A knock at the door
  48. 48.
    Talking to our neighbor Jim, who brought us some homemade soup!
  49. 49.
    Closing the front door
  50. 50.
    The sound of the glass container of soup being placed on the counter