|The Euro Bungee at Pacific Park|
But this time, when one of her friends invited us to the Pier for a play date, the girls made a beeline for it.
It's called the Euro Bungee ($5), and CC went crazy for it.
First, kids hop on a scale, which determines how many bungee cords will be attached to the child. They are then strapped into a belt and hooked up to the cords. After being schooled on the rules (no flips!), the kids can jump as high as they can, aided by a staff member who's in charge of the hydraulics.
What a thrill for CC! She was leaping high in the air -- easily 10 feet -- and was laughing and giggling the whole time. Same for her friends.
The other moms and I talked about how we'd lost our thrill-seeking ride mojo after having kids. Does that happen for everyone?
Luckily, CC also rode rides that were more my speed: