Ali's Adventures

April 11, 2011

Dinner time games

Filed under: Monday Moments — by Alison @ 2:20 pm

He sits in his high chair with his hands pressed against his face, covering his eyes. At first we were a bit concerned he was upset or not feeling well. Then it dawned on us.
“Where are you?” we call. “Has anyone seen the baby? He was here a minute ago. I don’t know where he could have gone.”
A grin breaks through the bottom of his fingers.
More confusion from us, his sister checks under the table.
He pulls his hands away, smiling triumphantly. Happy to have tricked us, happy to be able to hide like his sister.

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  1. So cute. My guys still do it… although I often catch them peaking through their fingers to watch us try to find them 🙂

    Comment by Lara — April 11, 2011 @ 2:24 pm |Reply

  2. I love those sweet innocent games 🙂

    Comment by Chantal — April 11, 2011 @ 2:52 pm |Reply

  3. When my kids started playing that game I imagined how exciting it must be. To realize they could make themselves “disappear”. 🙂

    Comment by Brie — April 11, 2011 @ 4:20 pm |Reply

  4. Our posts this week are similar! My girl loves this game. I do too. 🙂

    Comment by melgallant — April 11, 2011 @ 7:35 pm |Reply

  5. Sigh. I miss the baby stage some days. I don’t need another nor do I begrudge Reid her growing up, but the joy of a toddler who can disappear and reappear at will is something quite special.

    Comment by Mom on the Go — April 11, 2011 @ 9:53 pm |Reply

  6. I just found your blog. It’s so pretty! Hide and seek is the bestest. 🙂

    Comment by ezmy — April 16, 2011 @ 3:16 pm |Reply

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