"A stick is an excellent thing.
It's a magic wand. It's yours to fling,
to strum a fence, to draw the sun.
A stick is an excellent thing
if you find the perfect one."
Tiger Lily stalks serve the same purpose.. sword, fishing pole, and because they are hollow you can blow bubbles in the creek through them lol
I love that quote, children and sticks - like magnets.
wonderful poemfabulous pictures
...and for building the 3 Little Pigs house http://www.brennaphillips.com/the-3-little-pigs-houses I love your nature areas. So much to explore and enjoy.
I love seeing your kids play with sticks and building and exploring nature. We love sticks too! http://jennifischer.blogspot.com/2012/04/ten-for-tuesday-all-you-need-are-sticks.html