Ellie’s eager to play on the swings [VIDEO]

Lately, we’ve been taking advantage of the lovely Florida winter weather by going to the park regularly, which Ellie really enjoys. In this video you can see her marching towards the park before noticing and calling out the swings, which is her favourite thing to play on. Continue reading “Ellie’s eager to play on the swings [VIDEO]”

The (static) electric slide [VIDEO]

Yesterday, we took advantage of the beautiful weather and went to a new park in St Pete – Crisp Park. Ellie had a lot of fun playing on the slides once she got the hang of it, and it was made all the better by the static electricity that built up on the slide, causing her to have a ‘fro every time she went down. Continue reading “The (static) electric slide [VIDEO]”

Visiting Raystede Animal Sanctuary

On Christmas Eve, Mama had made plans long in advance to visit Raystede Animal Sanctuary, in Ringmer, near Lewes.

We were pleasantly surprised by how nice it was there, and we’d highly recommend visiting there and seeing all the animals in such a lovely environment. Continue reading “Visiting Raystede Animal Sanctuary”

Ellie’s first restaurant excursion

Today, we went to visit an old friend of Martina’s, and we decided to meet at a restaurant for lunch. It was the first time we’d ever taken Ellie to a restaurant, but we felt ok about it, since she’s easier to predict now, and we were outside where she wouldn’t be able to scream the restaurant down if she so chose. She was a champ, and even munched down half a banana while we were there.

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