She wanted to take Wallace out exploring. First she considered putting him in her backpack. When that seemed problematic, I asked if she wanted to try the Ergo carrier. At this suggestion she started jumping up and down with joy. We adjusted the straps to make them as tight as possible, snuggled Wallace in, and away they went.
I followed behind them, listening to her happy chirps and his curious gurgles.
And then, after about three minutes she said, “Mama, can you take our baby back? Now I know why you are so tired at the end of the day. Even my legs are tired!”