A Tea Party for Five Little Girls - Livin' the Good Life
Jun. 30th, 2009
04:23 pm - A Tea Party for Five Little Girls
Today I had a tea party for some little girls from my moms-at-home group. Nine were invited, but four were out of town this week. I made twirling skirts with flowery crowns for each of them, so they could "dress up" for the party. Here are some scenes from the gathering.
I served fresh strawberry "ice cream", made with coconut milk. As you can see, this little sweetie thought it was delicious! We also had peach iced-tea, sweetened with organic apple juice. Yum!
The girls each picked out a skirt to wear for the tea party. I think they felt mighty fancy!
checking out the toys
playing side by side with guidance from an experienced mom
teachable moments in conflict resolution
caring for babydolls
playing with a family of toy mice
round and round she goes!
They loved the puzzles!
hard at work, and "what shall I play with next?"
This is just too much fun!
Being in control of ALL of these horses... wow!
These children are a complete delight! I expect to dream up other special days for them in the near future. A big song of praise goes to their mothers who enjoy being at-home moms and take their 24 hour a day jobs very seriously. I couldn't ask for a better bunch!