Wednesday, 30 July 2014
Zoom In | Zoom Out at Kew Gardens
Zoom In | Zoom Out is Helena's idea and you can see more here.
Kew Gardens in the summertime is the most perfect place for children.
Acres of green space to run around.
No traffic to worry about.
What I didn't factor in was how much the three biggies would moan.
"Are we there?" Where, exactly? You're already in the middle of 300 acres.
"Is it snack time?"
"Is it lunch time?"
"Can we have ice cream?"
But in a way, it was comforting to have it confirmed that constant whining on an outing is not restricted to children with Autism.
Typical children do it too.
And deep down, I knew that.
Summer 500: 384.
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