Sunday, April 02, 2006

To round up our spring awareness campaign

after doing daffodils and eggs and nests and lambs and stuff like that, we went to the farm to see such stuff for ourselves. It was a bit windy, but we had a nice time all in all. Got to see the lambs and get a chance to feed them milk, and we even saw a chick hatch from an egg. Good stuff. Took the easter hunt tractor ride with his Dad and got some chocolate in the "enchanted wood", which he fervently described on his return as "a thick jungle with lots of animals and NO daylight". OK so piccies:

The peacock. Every farm should have one

Ignore that sign - Feed me!


More chicks. Stop me if I'm getting too technical

Guard geese

Mill House

Lean mean digging machine

The highlight of the day

Much improved play area

Came home and ate the chocolate the Easter bunny "gave" us and read some Charlotte's Web and whale books, watched more of our hero, David Attenborough and played kitchens. Jaws very much furniture walking now and placing him in the walker produces howls of fury. He plays with the kitchen too - ish - and we all played "cooking" - he played "eating" except he wasn't playing because he really was trying to eat everything, but it's nice having two kids to play with rather than one and some background noise :-)

Just read THIS and made me contemplate what the future holds. *sigh*


At 7:16 pm, Blogger FOUR DINNERS said...

Don't worry about the future too much. Drive you round the bend. Enjoy today n tomorrow'll be around when it is....

Like the chicks (long as they weren't sneezin')

At 7:31 pm, Blogger Elder Faery said...

That looks like a really nice day..*sigh*..warmed the cockles of me heart that post did. ( haven't checked out the worrying about the future link due to obvious reasons (lol) what am I like eh? ;)

At 7:37 pm, Blogger Elder Faery said...

*SHRIEK!* Just read it. Nah, is nothing to worry about. They have to make these plans 'just in case', and they just love to scare monger...I reckon it is nothing to be worried about.

At 10:25 pm, Blogger amanda said...

Looks like a lovely out, my kids love those mini diggers. As for the other link, I am one of those people who panic, so I'm going to panic!!!

At 11:02 am, Blogger FOUR DINNERS said...

Is Amanda related to Corporal Jones?

At 7:12 pm, Blogger FOUR DINNERS said...

D, just had a rant on me blog. Please don't be offended. I'm a bit angry 'cause of somethin'. You're one of the good 'uns so give me a break on this. Ta


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