Before Lily was born, Will and I would joke about not buying any toys for her (because we hate most of the toys out there) and how she would just play with sticks and stones.
Well, she has turned out to be just that kid! (for now anyway)
No matter what toy we bring for her to play outside with, she much prefers to explore nature and play with rocks, sticks, grass, dirt, bugs.
She must have been listening after all…. 😉
Just browsing through Inhabitots again, I found these great Green Start children’s books from Innovative Kids.
Books that help give children an awareness of the natural world? A “Must”!
I dream of a house with a yard. To plant, to explore all that nature has to offer…..
I think Lily dreams of one too. 😉
In the meanwhile, we will continue to explore our little “backyard” (the small area surrounding the pool in our building).
Here are some wonderful little curly vines that were hidden underneath the leaves in one of the bushes around the pool.
Lily LOVES to be outside and she loves nature.
She loves flowers, the ocean, she LOVES trees and watching their leaves blow in the wind. 🙂
Lily wears sun hat by Zutano, bodysuit by Old Navy and dress by babyGap.