Monday, May 17, 2010

You Make My Heart Sing

What, precisely, does Daughter do online? I mean, besides play on the Webkinz site and view a handful of music videos endlessly, singing along as if no one can hear her? She visits the YouTube sites of "friends" she's made online. [Why do I feel compelled to put quotation marks around "friends" when talking about her online pals but don't do the same when I'm talking about mine? Blodder for another day.]

She also found the Build Your Wild Self from the New York Zoos and Aquarium, which she promptly emailed to me.



Totally irresistible, yes? I had to create my own, yes?



Yes. Patois, the hiss-dog-bush-octo-iger-ish-rat.

3 comments:

gudnuff said...

Totally cool! Love these. Yes, hers is absolutely adorable and yours...yours I can't pronounce, but I like it.

Jocelyn said...

Wait. a. minute: your daughter is my daughter, and my daughter is your daughter? How old is yours again? Mine is ten, and she spends lots of hours singing along to the "lyrics" versions of songs on YouTube (no visuals; just the words). OMG.

Tonight, I'm going to have her make her wild self! Great tip of a site to visit...

Magpie said...

Cunning. Must check out that site with small child at my side. Or vice versa.

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