Wet walks and squirrel watching

What a wet and miserable week it’s been! We’ve been doing a lot of indoor play at play centre but we have managed to get out and about a bit to make the most of the dry-ish patches whenever we can!

With all this wet weather we have been making a lot of use of Monkey’s wellies and waterproof trousers – he loves puddle splashing and I don’t have to worry about him getting soggy when he’s all kitted out!

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It’s also a good motivator to keep him moving when we have a stubborn moment – let’s go find a big puddle! Soon gets him moving again :)

There’s a lot of squirrels around at the moment and Monkey loves watching them scampering about.

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There is a squirrel somewhere in this pic,  I think it’s climbing down a fallen log… as it was running off Monkey waved goodbye (bless him!)

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(There’s a grey blur on the fence that I think is the squirrel! My phone is ok for close ups but not so good for longer distance pics!)

Yesterday afternoon’s walk to the post office took forever as Monkey just wanted to spin and dance around – and there wasn’t enough puddles around to persuade him to move!

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It started to rain on the way home so he was back in his buggy, and to my surprise sat there chuckling the whole way home – apparently Monkey loves the rain!

Country Kids from Coombe Mill Family Farm Holidays Cornwall

22 thoughts on “Wet walks and squirrel watching

    • Oh they really are! Means all that fun can be so much more free without the worry of the kiddies getting soaked and freezing! Xx

  1. It sounds like you have a water baby on your hands! What great fun children can have when armed with waterproofs and wellies in this weather. Thanks for linking up and sharing Monkey’s fun with Country Kids.

    • Oh bless isn’t that funny? Monkey loves the wind in his face, has done since he was tiny. Thank goodness for waterproofs though definitely! :) xx

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