Summer Fun: Boats, Boats, Boats

fun for kids -- boat play

I spend some of my childhood in Papua New Guinea.  There was no Winter, only the wet season and dry season. "The rain marches across the sky," my mum used to say. I've never seen anything like it in Australia. The rain did, indeed, march; you could see it from a way off -- you could hear it -- and a curtain of water drawing closer, drumming, until the heavy drops would be upon us, bringing relief to the humidity.  I remember this one afternoon … [Read more...]