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Monday, 14 July 2014

The Simple Things #1


Today was the first official day of our summer holidays. We woke up to bright blue skies and beautiful sunshine and had a lazy morning watching movies (the girls) and doing a bit of housework (me). We stayed in our pyjamas until eleven o'clock!

Once we'd got dressed, I let Daisy decide on our plans for the day. She fancied a picnic lunch and a play in the sandpit at our local park...... good choice!


Our park is possibly the highest point in Haslemere (the views are amazing - and they're even better if you stand on a bench ;)). There's a play ground, a sandpit, tennis courts, and a cricket pitch and pavilion so there's plenty to do and it's entirely possible to spend a whole day there.

We might have only been there for a couple of hours today, but we still managed to have heaps of fun. We took our buckets and spades and a picnic blanket, as well as a cool bag filled with sandwiches, fruit, biscuits and squash. After a good run around and a lovely lunch we headed home, grubby, sandy and sleepy!


What a great way to start the holidays, I can't wait to spend the next nine weeks doing this! 
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5 comments

  1. Such a sweet post - so important to appreciate the smaller things we do with our little ones too ��

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  2. What lovely pictures... what could be better than a picnic in the park?

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  3. The local park is the best place to be! My nosy never tired of it when they were younger. The girls look ready for lots of fun this Summer x

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