Somehow the girls and I just discovered the wonderful series of Dodsworth books.
In these tales, Dodsworth and his companion, a clever and funny duck, travel the world from New York to London to Paris and Rome. As we finished the first book, Dodsworth in New York, I said that we would read Dodsworth in London next.
Katherine began to clap and cheer wildy shouting, “I get to go to London! I get to go to London!”
And this is why I read and read and read to these girls. Who knows where we’ll go next…