She also begs to do crafts every day, surprising me with her kindergarten-level cutting abilities and powers of concentration. The only drawback is that with all this creativity and will to lead, she is easily frustrated into a pseudo tantrum (they pale in comparison to Maya's full-blown ones, so I can't just name them tantrums) if her idea isn't immediately adopted by all around her.
So each morning I give her the reins, and each afternoon I try to help her learn a little patience as she once again must take turns with her sister.
|Rowing her boat on a wolf rescue mission.|
|Cutting out her homemade puzzle all by herself!|
|Helping us build the first of four iterations of homemade tornadoes.|
|She calls this the "let's feed the hippos" game. If any hippo finishes without any marbles, she says "aw, poor little guy," and shares her bounty.|