Monday, February 3, 2014

Recycling & New Construction

Last week, my son and DIL asked me if I could come over, spend the night and watch Mia since the teachers at her school had workshops the next day.  Eagerly, I packed an overnight bag, hitting the road the next day.  Anxious to spend time with them, it meant I get a break from my routine while helping them out at the same time!

I sleep downstairs in their partially finished basement which has a huge bedroom.  Little did I know that there was new construction added since I last spent the night.  









 The next day, after we had breakfast, Mia and I decided it was time for her to move in to her new house that "my Daddy built for me when he got his new tires."









 "Nana, I have to make this window just a little bit bigger," she said as she began to modify her Dad's creation.  Tearing one of the "panes" she ran upstairs and said, "Daddy, Daddy, I had to make the window fit my face.  Is that okay?"








Watching and listening to Mia, I decided that new tires are good for the soul!
I was the announcer.
She was the performer.
Each performer had a different name and a different act.

Does your imagination still work as good as it did when you were a child?
Mine does!

13 comments:

  1. Of course my imagination is still as good ;-) Her house is cool!

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  2. It's fun to play with children and let your imagination loose.

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  3. Who had the most fun? You or your grand-daughter? Love the box house! Linda@Wetcreek Blog

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  4. Big boxes are such fun for kids and their imaginations!

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  5. Refreshing to see a kid with a fully working imagination. ;)

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  6. Yes it does still work and i still love fairy tales. cute house with even cuter face

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  7. What fun photos and fun time for you and your grand daughter ~ Love the house ~ Great post! ^_^

    carol,xxx
    www.acreativeharbor.com

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  8. What a great play house! There's nothing like a big box to get a child's (or adult's) creativity and imagination working. The bonus is that there are no batteries required!! :)

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  9. awesome new construction. Didn't take Mia long to do some renovations to it though did it....lol

    I regularly bring out my imagination and exercise it

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  10. This all so much reminds me of my granddaughter's blog Childhood101. You should check it out. She won awards overseas for it and has so many wonderful ideas for children.
    I feel you had a wonderful overnight stay at your family's home.

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  11. It didn't have to be store bought...love it

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