Sunday Sketch: Twins in the Mirror

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Last week I took M and E to the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. Most of the museum is for kids a bit older, but we went to the nursery area, which was fabulous and more than enough. When I got them out of the stroller they screeched with delight, immediately pulling up on a wood barrier and smiling at all the babies toddling around, the colors, the toys.

Their favorite thing was a very low wooden platform with a bunch of blocks on it. Attached to the wall next to the platform were two metal bins. M spent about a half an hour carefully taking all of the blocks out of the bins. E enjoyed crawling around on the low platform, practicing going from level to level and scooting off onto the carpet while holding a block in each hand.

Since it is Sketch Sunday, I thought I’d commemorate the outing with a watercolor. This is them at the museum, checking out a mirror. This is also part of my new “Explore Pittsburgh with Twin Babies” initiative. Stay tuned for the next edition.

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15 thoughts on “Sunday Sketch: Twins in the Mirror

  1. The sketch is lovely. It really captures their joyful little mood.. I remember my guys at this age. They were always reaching upwards like baby orangutans! It sounds like they’re doing really well and enjoying socializing too! :o)

    • They’re shy at first, but once they warm up they really do seem to enjoy being around other people and babies. Today we went to a plant conservatory–it was pretty fun šŸ™‚

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