Monday, May 23, 2011

grateful...

so grateful this weekend for some time at Mum & Dad's place.  It's such a beautiful piece of this earth, I good long walk over the hills & down the gully is always like food for the soul.  A trip down memory lane every time & the chance to share it with our boys & to see how much they love it is so precious.

I often wish my parents would sell up & move down closer to us, but then I go home & I realise that if they did, we wouldn't have this, and I can't imagine life without this land, a whole other world for our boys to explore & enjoy...
heaven on earth...

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8 comments:

  1. What a glorious place for a walk, Mel. Closer to you is good, closer to paradise is even better! x

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  2. Oh wow, just lovely & ditto, had the same kind of family outdoorsy weekend, bliss. Children in their natural habitat, nothing beats it, love Posie

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  3. Your one of the best Mom's along with your better half what a team you make! theres only 2 days left at school, I can't believe we made it through kindergarten and our first year of high school! next 3 months off for fun and lots of yard sales.
    this will be the biggest summer for change we will not be at the lodge Phil was blessed with a great job and my parents have not spoken to us since Easter. there your the first I have told it just makes me sad, how can they hates us forever, sad isn't it! thats why I changed the blog my sister and brother are not talking to us either so I decided to try and go private! I better go before I write a book!

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  4. It truly is beautiful there Mel. Definitely something to be grateful for. How lucky you all are. x

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  5. Blimey. Blogger keeps eating my comments...

    I so miss my childhood home where every creak, draught and nook was as familiar as my hand. Lucky, lucky lady...

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  6. What a gorgeous spot and how wonderful that your boys are able to be connected with it!

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  7. Your parents live in beautiful surroundings, how nice to be able to visit and explore all the places you did as a kids with your own children.

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  8. A slice of wonderful indeed. :)

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