My daughter had a girlfriend come over for a playdate yesterday. It consisted of the usual Barbies and Monster High Dolls. It wasn’t the best weather outside in the morning, but eventually things dried up enough for the girls to play outside where they were making discoveries through imaginary jungles, and playing hide and go seek. At one point, they were both just chatting away on the front porch, with my daughter rocking in the rocking chair.
Eventually, they asked for chalk. When I went outside to check on the masterpieces, I was greeted by “laneways” at the bottom of our porch, and the girls made sure I used the right lane:
While my son and I were baking, watching movies and lots of tickle monster attacks inside, the girls were outside making our culdesac a little bit more colourful and cheerful: