I had two versions of this picture, one as she skips up, and the other on the return journey. They are both marvelously carefree images that only I really relate to. She was fascinated to know where the steps went, and having run to the top, gave it a strange look, shrugged her shoulders and came back down just as excitedly!
It's now getting so dark by about five that it hardly merits a trip down to the beach after work. We just had bathtime and a book in bed whilst Mum got the dinner ready