We grow them, nurture them and literally wreck our body bringing them into the world, so you’d think that our children would be saying ‘mummy’ long before anything else.

 

While we completely understand that ‘da-da’ is A LOT easier for kids to say, you’d think that ‘ma-ma’ would come before fruit and vegetables, well not if your Chris O’Dowd and Dawn O’Porter’s son.

 

Talking to Twitter to share the fact that her almost one-year-old son, Art, is speaking, Dawn was not best pleased that he has been saying potato before mummy!

 

 

While we completely understand her frustration, you can't help but feel pride that the little boy is embracing his Irish heritage!

 

Twitter, of course, has A LOT to say about the fact that the little boy is now saying potato: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

However, as one keen Twitter follower says, Potato is the name of the family's pet dog, so it's not that unusual! 

 

 

Go, Art!  

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