A Walk In The Woods, My Sunday Photo

Hoorah for half term,

Thursday was our first glorious day of what has already been an incredible half term. It may have only been 3 days but boy have we packed it in. We spent Thursday doing some festive prep, up to our elbows in glitter and gingerbread, and loving every minute of it.

After we had enjoyed a delicious hot chocolate with lashings of cream. We remembered the woods we pass every day on the way to school. You know, that place you keep saying we must visit, but never get the time to stop. It’s an amazing feeling knowing you have the time to do something just for fun. Yes, I should have done the housework, but housework v special moments with the boys? The boys win every time.

So we wrapped up, me in my wellies that quite honestly will not see another rainy day! But they have served me daily for 4 years in all weathers, they have done well. Sadly it is time to hunt for a new pair of wellies.

We spent nearly an hour scrunching on the breathtaking orange and red forest floor, Joe singing from trees and Toby running along fallen trunks like some kind of dog/lion. It was wonderful. And the best thing ever was looking at Joe’s happy contented face. When we arrived home he gave me a huge hug and said that was the best day ever. And that is priceless.

A Walk in the Woods 1

A Walk in the Woods 1

A Walk in the Woods 1

A Walk in the Woods 1

A Walk in the Woods 1

A Walk in the Woods 1

 

Photalife

25 Comments

  1. 30th October 2016 / 12:10 am

    Love the look of all those leaves and looks like it was a beautiful place for a walk. So glad to hear that it was “the best day ever!” – days like that are just magical. Good luck with finding a new pair of wellies 🙂

    • SarahJChristie
      SarahJChristie
      Author
      30th October 2016 / 2:46 pm

      I know bless him, I do love days like this Louise x

  2. 30th October 2016 / 12:12 am

    Hot chocolate and cream are the perfect energy boast for a lovely woodland walk. Love the angles you have used on your photos.

    • SarahJChristie
      SarahJChristie
      Author
      30th October 2016 / 8:29 pm

      Ah thank you Fiona and yes it is the perfect reward x

  3. domesstique
    30th October 2016 / 12:17 am

    Gorgeous photos, It has been a lovely week isn’t it? Such good memories have been made, housework can wait indeed. 🙂 #MySundayPhoto

    • SarahJChristie
      SarahJChristie
      Author
      30th October 2016 / 8:30 pm

      It has hasn’t it? Yes work can wait x

  4. 30th October 2016 / 12:18 am

    Aw look at Joe’s face swinging and little Toby too. What a nice feeling when he said it was the best day ever. Just goes to show the simple things can sometimes be the best. Gorgeous pictures as ever Sarah x

    • SarahJChristie
      SarahJChristie
      Author
      30th October 2016 / 8:31 pm

      I know so true we had such a lovely time, and it was such a simple thing, thank you Tracey x

  5. 30th October 2016 / 5:10 am

    Hi Sarah, I like your style; fun over housework any day! I love the muted sounds in woods. It’s like being in a whole other world. And that is one happy dog and lad.

    xx

    • SarahJChristie
      SarahJChristie
      Author
      30th October 2016 / 8:32 pm

      Yes they were Debbie, and yes it is almost like being in some magical land for a while x

  6. 30th October 2016 / 6:30 am

    Hurrah for half-term indeed. Great to see you had such fun outside. I’m really taken by the image of the tree roots. Fantastic shot. #MySundayPhoto

    • SarahJChristie
      SarahJChristie
      Author
      30th October 2016 / 8:33 pm

      Yes Hoorah, do you know what John I was too and there are so many trees like that it was mesmerising x

  7. 30th October 2016 / 7:42 am

    Beautiful photos. I love walking in the woods, especially in the autumn. The colours are stunning. X

    • SarahJChristie
      SarahJChristie
      Author
      30th October 2016 / 8:33 pm

      Thanks os much Susan and yes the colours are just so mesmerising x

  8. 30th October 2016 / 8:01 am

    What a glorious place to explore, I love all the Autumn colours

    Thank you for linking up

    • SarahJChristie
      SarahJChristie
      Author
      30th October 2016 / 10:11 pm

      Thank you yes it such a beautiful place x

  9. 30th October 2016 / 9:31 am

    What an amazing looking tree! Looks like the one out of Sleepy Hollow!! #MySundayPhoto

  10. 30th October 2016 / 10:43 am

    Fantastic Photos!
    Lovely autumnal colours! You really can’t beat a walk in the woods during the autumn months!
    #MySundayPhoto

  11. 30th October 2016 / 12:18 pm

    What a lovely adventure. I bet it was worth the housework building up for that comment 🙂 I love the photo of the roots too. I wonder how old it is? #MySundayPhoto

  12. 30th October 2016 / 2:05 pm

    It sounds like you had a great half term and looks like you had a lot of fun!

  13. 30th October 2016 / 2:05 pm

    Wow….looks like great fun was had by all!

  14. 30th October 2016 / 2:45 pm

    Brilliant photos! Thanks for taking me on your adventure too! #MySundayPhoto

  15. 30th October 2016 / 7:45 pm

    Most definitely not hooray for half term. It sounds like you’re making the most of it and those hot chocolates sound delicious. Hope your Scotland trip is ultra relaxing 🙂

  16. 30th October 2016 / 8:47 pm

    Gorgeous photos – amazing twisted roots in the last one.
    Nothing better than a ‘best day ever’ 🙂

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