Inspired by the ocean animal play at my Family Day Care network’s headquarters, I decided to mix things up a bit with our own home water play.
Just a couple of drops of blue food colouring can turn ordinary water into an ‘ocean’.
The animals all had a gala time having a swim in our cool blue ‘ocean’ on this hot summer day.
And I overheard this conversation between Mr Lion and Mr Elephant…
Lion: Raaaaaaahhhh!!!! I’m gonna eat you, Elephant! nom nom nom.
Elephant: Aaaaaargh… Ouchie!
Lion: Oh, I’m sorry. Did I hurt you?
Elephant: That’s okay. But now I’m gonna eat YOU, Lion! Raaaaaahhhh!!!
I love watching Nathan get engrossed in his play, fully immersed in his own imaginative world.
Posting this video for the benefit of Nathan’s grandma and grandpa, who are living overseas and don’t get the chance to see him as often. A glimpse into that funny imagination of his…