Friday, July 13, 2012

Safa's version

Does this count as exercise?

A hula hoop swinging around her waist, and a cellphone in her hands. Texting like crazy.

I booted the kids out of the house this afternoon because they had spent far too much time in front of one screen or another. The boys went into the back yard to play with Atlas, and as usual, Safa wanted nothing to do with 'that dog', so she went on to the driveway. When I suggested that she give her phone up for a little while, since it was just another screen, she substituted it with this:

The hoop never stopped spinning around her waist as I handed her the book she asked for. I don't know how she does it! But at least she was soaking in a little bit of vitamin D!


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