Ribbit.

It may look like fall inside our house, but the weather is still very much like summer.

So last Friday the girls and I headed to the backyard for some fun after lunch!

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Sweet Pea has discovered the water table now that she pulls up on everything. She loves it! Look at those little tippie-toes!

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Little Bug was busy putting “snow” on her legs.

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She asked me if I would bring the snow outside. It took me a while to figure out what she was talking about, but I realized she was remembering “S Week” when we played with “snow” (shaving cream)!

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Sweet Pea thought about joining the fun but decided watching was just fine with her.

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Little Bug found a frog. She loves frogs. She got a leaf and was trying to touch it with the leaf.

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She wanted to touch it with her hand so.bad. She asked me, “Do frogs bite?”. I told her that one wouldn’t bite her and to be brave and go ahead and touch it!

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Next thing I knew, there was a little girl with a tiny frog in her hand standing right in front of my face.

“Look, Mommy!!!!”

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She was asking me, “Do you want to hold him, Mommy?”

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Little Bug and her “new best friend” (that is what she called the frog) made their way to the water table.

NewBestFriend got to go for a swim and then jumped into this part of the water table for safety.

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As all good friends do, Little Bug was soon on a Rescue Mission to save NewBestFriend.

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She got him and then I had to convince her that NewBestFriend would be MUCH happier taking his nap outside in our backyard instead of with her in her bed.

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Oh, I can’t explain adequately how much I love moments like these with my girls. There is nothing better than spending time with my girls, watching them interact and explore the world around them.

2 thoughts on “Ribbit.

  1. This is hysterical! Love it! I have a friend whose daughter is into bugs like this. At the pool one day, she made friends with a roach…yes…not sure where he came from, and she tried feeding him crushed up Goldfish…she and Little Bug are two peas in a pod!

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