'Salina is so creative - hey, she may not be the tidiest kid, have the neatest writing, be the fastest runner - but her creativity certainly has a different spectrum.
Case in point: Modelled here as a pair by V, this design was created to perpetuate a story she had regaled us with all evening of her foot injury, surgery, hospitalisation and recovery.
When V admired the padding (his line of work sees him standing on concrete most days all day "on his bare bones") she fashioned a pair for him.
Here they are again modelled by V, this time in a "Happy Feet" pose.
Tonight while singing songs, instead of the usual mother to daughter routine, she kept us in raptures with her Dylan version of "Hey Diddle Diddle"; her "Twinkle Twinkle" Iggy Pop style; and finally "Sing a Song of Sixpence" - again very Dylan-esque but unique enough for her to be able to enjoy bedtime for just that 15 minutes more...