July 13, 2008

Smith Playhouse

We had a fabulous time playing with Gus, Theo, Amy, and Jonathan at the Smith Playhouse last week. The playground there is enormous and full of ingenious contraptions that I hadn't seen elsewhere.

Check out this cool swing set:

Then there was this amazing see-saw that you could stand or sit on:

And, in a more practical vein, this thing will prepare all children for a life on the high seas - It's not only a rope ladder, but a crazy merry-go-round as well. Check out Lara climbing to unfurl the mizzen for hard a-starboard. Yo-ho-ho, a pirate's life for her!