Lucky us - the day care was closed again. The boys seemed fine when we rendezvoused with Papa to pick them up - they hadn't been feeling well the last few days. Grandpa and Sam soon got to work testing out the new tire swing Grandpa had just made for him. David checked out our canoe paddles and the backyard pond. He tried out the swing too but not as enthusiastically as his brother.
After a pleasant drive to Smith's Falls we arrived at the
. What a good way to spend a morning! We all enjoyed exploring the
old railway cars and cabooses. We had a
picnic at the museum an tried out the handcar ride - we even spotted an osprey
looking down at us. Railway Museum
David played with his new train in the car with Barbara while the others checked out the engine.
Finally it was time to head back to
. David had a
long nap. Samuel worked on a train puzzle with Uncle Grant and had an ice cream
cone with Grandpa and played with some cars. He relaxed near the pond and had a
story and a good rest before heading home. Ottawa