Recently, Jack has been asking for a "Cowboy Rope- so I can rope up stuff". And since his Daddy has a shop AND a barn full of cool boy-things, he was able to set our kiddo up. Here he is, with his freshly roped-up wheelbarrow, taking it for a romp around the front yard:
Katie, who is now 17 months old, has FINALLY decided that walking can be used as a form of transportation, not just as entertainment. This is after two SOLID months of practice walking back and forth across the living room. This is one very happy Mama here, and the little girl is having the time of her life.