Ellie has taken to a bath-time classic: giving yourself a bubble beard. It tied in nicely with Christmas. Continue reading “Ellie and her bubble beard”
Oma got Ellie a new “owl towel” given Ellie’s love of owls and she tried it on for the first time last night. Continue reading “Ellie in her owl towel”
Last night while bathing Ellie, she was insistent that I give her the bottle of shampoo. So I gave it to her and she proceeded to let water drip off the lid (which was closed) on to her leg and then pretended to rub it in like soap. I have no idea where she learned this, but just a constant reminder that she’s always watching and learning. Continue reading “Ellie trying to wash herself [VIDEO]”
Friday was Marti’s birthday and we decided to get away with a couple of friends for the weekend.
We’d never been away from Ellie for more than one night before, but this time, we were going for three (Friday, Saturday and Sunday). Continue reading “After a weekend away”
As I’ve said before, bath time is certainly one of Ellie’s favourite activities, and I love it when she cuddles while she’s getting dry, since she’s not especially cuddly normally.
Lately, as Ellie has spent even more time in the water, and started playing with it, she loves to open her mouth and catch water, whether it’s falling on her, or being squirted at her. Continue reading “What Ellie loves to do with water [VIDEO]”
With so much to do now (for both Martina and I), I’ve learned to multitask to a whole new level, including building furniture while bathing Ellie.
Ellie adores bath time, and she was particularly furious with her splashing tonight. Continue reading “Big splashes [VIDEO]”
Ellie had a bath the other night, and Oma was around to help out, which Ellie was only too happy about.
Ellie just loves taking baths! She never fusses and she just sits there and enjoys getting pampered.