Remember Monica? My Small Town monkey/daughter? I sure miss Monica.
But check out these cool little Brazilian monkeys we saw the other day:
Aren't they adorable? My sister-in-law said they looked like "glorified squirrels", but I whole-heartedly disagree! My kids wanted to touch them so bad (they tried to reason with me that because their mouths were so small, they wouldn't bite); I tried to discourage them but I couldn't quite "walk my talk" as I, too, had to reach out and touch the little guys.
Speaking of monkeys, here's my favorite little monkey sucking on his big toe: