new toy

Kai Li’s toy pile has grown with her, piece by piece, ever since she was a two pound ball of fluff.

First came one of daddy’s socks, rolled into a ball.  Just the right size for tiny Kai. Next,


anything and everything Dad was playing with at the moment.


Over the years there have been Christmas toys –


Birthday toys, and

BirthdayToymoments of boredom, spent longing for toys.


This afternoon, there was a NEW toy in the pile…and it moved!


So…she decided to feel it out, just to see if it was a good fit for her pile of toys.


And, guess what! It plays too! Wow!


That really blows my ears up! Can I keep it, Dad?

Hope your Sunday afternoon was this entertaining.
see ya soon


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