Thing 2 and I got really brave and decided to have a picnic lunch in the back yard while Blue was over. OMG!
We managed to keep him from stealing anything, but it wasn't easy, mostly because we were laughing so hard. He was so obvious about trying to get closer to our plates. When he realized that wasn't going to work, he just went for all out "I'm-so-adorable-feed-me-please!" begging.