Scout is healing up pretty well here at home. I think I’ll have to do a separate post sometime about Scout’s teeth, but I wanted to share some nice moments and let you know she is doing well. There is so much hurt and negativity that this world has to offer, that in order for us to not be sucked into that vortex, we try to focus on the small victories and blessings of the day. There is a lot of good happening too, we just don’t hear about it as much because it doesn’t get ratings or sell papers. I offer you some light for the day, and a video of one kid’s discovery of a simple pleasure that this life has to offer.
Her eyes are healing up and looking much straighter. No more daily eyepatch wearing for now.
Scout has been talking non-stop about visiting the Animal Kingdom. Here she is pretending her bed is the bus that takes you there. She insisted her brother join her and that we all wear hats. She has even made up a song with the lyrics “I was born in the Animal Kingdom, I was born in the lions den, I was born in the circle of life“
Camping in the backyard
Since her cleft palate repair, Scout has discovered two very important things in childhood -blowing rasberries and bubbles
And finally, This