Monthly Archives: February 2015

Ice Cream!

An unusually warm day..LBP chased her brother to the park, both discussing whether or not the ice cream truck would be there. When they spotted it, parked by the playground, they screamed ‘Ice Cream!!Ice Cream!!’ and ran towards it like … Continue reading

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Singin’ in the Bath

My sister called and LBP wanted to sing to her, thinking that she could also see her while she sang. But this telephone isn’t that high tech so we were treated to her rendition of ‘Love is something if you … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Museum

‘No! Please don’t make me look at art!’ Other children seem to love museums, but not mine. ‘Ok, I said, ‘We can go but not until you show me a painting that you like.’ LBP flew off the bench and … Continue reading

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Role Play

A new aspect of play time has entered our lives…Role Play. ‘Now, you be the sleeping child and I will be Santa and make sure you don’t open your eyes until I have filled your stocking!’ After 2 hours of … Continue reading

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An outfit from India

LBP’s grandparents brought many unusual things back from their recent trip to India. The favorite: a little cotton tunic with trousers and a beaded necklace-perfect for dancing with YaYA.

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Final day at the Clink

We made one last visit to my studio above the Clink prison before the building is redeveloped. ‘Can I go and see the Hot Man one last time?’ That is the name the kids gave to the skeleton in a … Continue reading

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Bedtime..and getting too big for the crib

‘Go to bed now, it’s pancake day tomorrow!’ ‘You mean, it’s Saturday! Oh yippee! I love Saturday. I wait all week for Saturday!’

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