Rainbows

Harriet loves rainbows.  Who doesn't, for that matter?

I'll say, for example, "What colour should we paint your room?"  I used to expect the answer "Pink," but now I just get "Mmmm…how about a rainbow?"

Tezza was recently walkabout at Ayres rock and sent Harri a terrific garden activity book, which included instructions on how to make a rainbow garden.  Melbourne being what it is, we have waited about 2 months for a sunny weekend to get this underway.

Here's what we started with…

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Here's where we stood after a trip to the local nursery. Note the "Grow A Rainbow Garden" instructions.

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Harri was a little more excited about the flapping butterfly we'd bought for the finishing touch.

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But away to work we went in the rare, glorious sunshine of Sunday morning.

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I realise it doesn't yet look like a rainbow, but apparently it will.  I'll keep you posted. 

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Happy Harri helper cleaned up and then, in usual Sunday style, we hit the sewing machine.  More on that later.

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About Sophie

Living in Melbourne, juggling a day job in medical defence with recious 7 and 1 year olds, and trying as best I can to raise money for research into paediatric stroke.
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One Response to Rainbows

  1. Calico says:

    Beautiful work Harri. Can’t wait to see it when we wiggle our way down in December.

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