My Weekly Flick: Mums are so patient

My flickr friends from Norwich, Leo and Elly were here in Paris last week and we strolled through Paris cemeteries and other places averaging 16,000 steps a day. Just telling you this to make you realise, if you didn’t know that the life of a tourist is definitely hard work! 😉

Elly wanted to visit the Jardin des Plantes zoological garden, the oldest zoo in France. I was not very enthusiastic as I remembered going to that zoo with my first digital camera and finding it dirty, smelly and showing animals in rather bad shape, not to mention a high price for such a small zoo. But I must admit that the Jardin des Plantes Ménagerie (as the zoo is called) has improved a lot. And we certainly enjoyed it.

This was sort of tricky to film, as the animals were of course, on the other side of chainlink fence.

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  1. Don’t do like me! I almost missed a gem at our very own Millie Garfield’s blog, My Mom’s Blog. She was interviewed by ABC and I was delighted to see all the details, if you haven’t been there yet, don’t miss it!
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6 thoughts on “My Weekly Flick: Mums are so patient

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  2. Oh, this was so sweet! Loved the look on the mum’s face.
    And I did pay a visit to our Millie….we have a celebrity in our midst! She’s such an inspiration and a special person.

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