Sadie has been asking for more origami paper for nearly a year now. I tried to get it in two of the stationers in Dungarvan and one in Waterford, then I tried a place in Cork that I thought sold everything but they didn't have it either. Cork Art Supplies came up trumps and they had packs of large, medium and small sheets on special offer. I got it about a month ago but said nothing because I wanted to wait until after her birthday so her presents wouldn't be overshadowed by the fantastic news that we had origami paper on the premises!
For her fifth birthday Sadie chose a day out in Cork. We always take them to Smyths in Waterford for their birthdays so they can pick their gift and, inevitably, they both get a present on each birthday. When Holly heard Sadie was going to Smyths in Cork she asked if we'd be going to Nana and Grandad's and I said yes and she ran down to the playroom and came back with Ariel's arm. She explained that Ariel had
We had the nicest day out. Smyths was relieved of two digibirds which I think are brilliant, I was so glad that Sadie didn't choose a teddy bear. We headed out to Wilton then for a walk around
We set about making all kinds of things, Holly made skateboards for her ponies and Sadie made "grey rooks" (I say crows but Martin says grey rooks) and I was ordered to work from certain pages
Holly admired my purple nail varnish while we were folding and then went off to get her pencil case.