Katherine’s favorite thing in the world seems to be birds. First it was “quack quack” and “duck duck,” but she’s since expanded (or confused) her world to include all manner of birds. When she and I sat down to play with blocks today she pulled out these three and spent the rest of the hour lining them up and handing them to us, one by one, announcing with each one “Ka ka!” (She’s been learning from the gulls at the park). Katherine’s handiwork:
Her father, I might add, is very proud. The two of them spend a good deal of time poring over Sydney’s bird guide, with her shouting “Ka ka!” at every page.