That’s 33 Countries in Total!
The range of experiences she has had at such a young age is truly extraordinary. We hope that this will become a basis for a well rounded and liberal point of view. Her ability to intelligently compassionately and tolerantly interact with the world around her will determine how happy her life is. We also give her and the other kids access to good online resources to help round them out as well. Fireforkids is one of them.
Yes, it is quite a list. How much of it she will remember is another question, but she is surprisingly aware of the places she has been and has strong associations between places and the people there and things she likes or liked and the places we had them. for instance, she associates swirly ice creams with Poland and our friend Vanya with St Petersburg.
Is It Good?
Is the travel good for her, I see her excitement when we get underway to a new location, she clearly loves it. She also seems to really enjoy seeing new and different things and places. So, my feeling is that she is benefitting from it. I guess this is a sign of her being a well-travelled baby.
Vero is masterful in maintaining routines in the baby’s life, even when the locations are changing fast, but actually, we see that this baby likes to have her routine broken sometimes. Nevertheless, we break routine as little as possible.