Isn't that the best?
Mine declared -- "I LOVE peas" as she picked shelled green peas out of the bowl. (We're eating them raw for now. After a while they get tired of it, then they'll want them cooked. Right now, while the experience is fresh, they actually notice the sweetness in the freshly picked peas. Today, I was able to add yellow snow peas (India Gold pole pea) to the mix.
Every year, I seem to add another variety of peas. This year, I'm growing.... mmm... 2 varieties of Sugar Snaps (Sugar Anne and Super Sugar Snap), 3 kind of shelling peas (Lincoln, Dakota, Tall Telephone), one kind of snow peas (India Gold), and Cow/Southern pea (California #5 Blackeye).
It's really rewarding to grow your kids' favorites (and yours too, of course