Is that the phrase? Or is it take time to smell the roses? Well, you get the idea! Slow down, appreciate the beauty of nature that is all around you. Otherwise, you’re missing so much. I couldn’t resist snapping this beautiful rose in our garden – such lovely colours.
This is where I’ve spent a lot of time the last few days in the beautiful weather. Reading, writing, thinking, and making phone calls (because it’s one of the only places I can get a signal!). Maybe I could call it my outdoor office?!
It still feels like a dream, or at least like we’re on holiday. This can’t be real, can it? Are we really allowed to stay here? I hope so, because the van has unloaded all of our things! The boys certainly hope so too!!
Our boys are getting older, and it seems like each day there is something else they used to enjoy, which is now no longer cool. Thankfully, building dens is not yet one of them! This summer, my boys teamed up with children from a few other families staying with us at Chataigne, and they all […]
Today was lovely, as the boys decided they wanted to play in tents in the garden. I was really pleased they chose such an innocent outdoor activity. They collaborated really well, and independently took out and put up the tents, and filled them with cushions, rugs and toys. Then they helped themselves to snacks and […]