Thursday, July 27, 2006


Time: 9:46 a.m. 7/26/06
Where: in bedroom
What: claire elizabeth age 4 1/2; gets stung by baby scorpion
Where abouts: left bum cheek
Sequence of Events: claire leaves the bathtub, runs to bed to jump on it. Approximately 3 minutes into the jumping, claire falls off bed and lands on "a sharpie thing". After further examination, mother discovers a baby scorpion in place of incident.
Reactions: claire has only noted that her "bummie cheek feels wired"

We have properly disposed of the scorpion.
We now vacuum and thoroughly check all bedding everyday.