A few of my favourite things..

Posts tagged “children

And then she said…

And she said...

I walked past this scene when wandering Prague.  It made me smile at the time because the girl looks such a little woman, and the boy looks patiently resigned to her conversation.

I’m warning you….


Don’t you be snickering at my stripy sheet, right?!

to beg copy

C’mon, then.  Can’t you be giving us a bit of something to eat?


haybale races


Something strikes me as delightfully Winnie-the-Pooh-ish about this scene.


It’s Here!

Happy Spring, bloggy friends! :D

Incognito Tea Drinking

The art of drinking tea is clearly acquired, rather than innate. Because I can assure you that neither of the mothers of these two petals drink tea in quite this fashion.

Docs… with a Spring Flavour

There is nothing like a little floral accent to express the season’s playfulness…


baby at the beach

Oblivious to the incoming tide, Blossy hunts up her now sandy, spilled sultanas.


brown hat girl

It’s the Irish Chicklette.  She was building sandcastles on the beach, but the endeavour was hampered considerably by Miss Baby, who would go poking her fingers into them as fast as they were built.

The Farmer’s Magic

holding the afternoon sunshine

What makes an honest farming man such a hit with the girls?

the gosling

Why, he holds a fresh, velvety gosling, of course!  Irresistable!

Just Beachy

girls at the beach




Eventide in Pinks

beach at dusk


three little girls at the beach

Some challenges should only be faced together.

A Portrait of Spirit

little girl outside

I love this lively soul.

The Discerning Photographer

I know it's in here somewhere.  She always brings two cameras...

I know it's in here somewhere. She always brings two cameras...

What?!  That's not a Canon!

What!? That's not a Canon!

You must have something better than this? Surely?

You must have something better than this? Surely?

I'll be speaking to Daddy about this!!

I'll be speaking to Daddy about this!!

I can't believe I'm stuck with the cheap one...

I can't believe I'm stuck with an inferior point and shoot...


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On the Farm


Irish Chicklette…..decorated!


We had released the butterfly earlier, but it flew back to land in her hair.

Precious Little Hands


Girl in Blue


She holds a soldier crab.

In Wonder of the World


Ghost Girl Runs


There are places to be alone and feel peaceful: there are others where a creeping awareness of your vulnerability errodes the sense of tranquility.

Grand Hair


It was a very big hair day for Goldilocks…

Three Kinds of Adorable



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