Lăoyé's trial babysitting session could depressingly accurately described as troubled.

He joined The Chef in waking Piglet and she reacted to the imposition by emptying her lungs at full volume. She remained skittish and highly-strung throughout lunch.

Checking on them post-lunch, Piglet was under the couch retrieving a ball while Lăoyé raised a massive grin and two thumbs up. I left them to it.

In settling her for her nap, she reacted to hearing bye-bye by waving and saying "buh-bye". The Chef confirmed she did it yesterday. We're calling it. Piglet's first word was neither mama or dada, but bye-bye.