Monday, April 17, 2017

Easter



We've had a lovely Easter weekend with Daughter 2, Son, Daughter-in-Law and Granddaughter-the-Younger all visiting for several days and the Edinburgh family there much of the time too.


Daughter 2 has been in Berlin and bought various splendid German pedestrian-crossing-related gifts for Grandson. She is a very good aunt.



She brought a t-shirt and bag for Granddaughter-the-Elder.


Then yesterday we had an Easter egg hunt - in the house, because it was threatening rain.



These are the clues that Daughter 2 drew for Granddaughter-the-Elder.


The children enjoyed following the clues.


 

Then today we went for a walk up the hill near our house...



and down again.



But now they're gone - Daughter 2 briefly pretending to be a tourist on the way to the station.


7 comments:

  1. You have such a beautiful family, how creative #2 daughter is..

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  2. You are truly blessed m'dear.

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  3. Incredible drawings! It looks like a wonderful time. I love the beaming faces of the egg hunters. I miss those days.

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  4. It was much too quiet around here for Easter! I miss the shrieks of delight as our five hunted down all the eggs we'd hidden the night before.
    I'm sure the little ones loved Auntie's "clues."

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  5. It's the ebb and flow of this stage of family life. We had a sudden but very brief influx from New York!
    I love that clue idea for the egg hunt or any game that requires searching for things before they can read.

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  6. So happy to read about your lovely Easter holiday. Your daughter 2 is quite an artist as well as being an excellent aunt!

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  7. Boy, all children should be so lucky to have such beautiful drawings for the Easter egg hunt! I looks like you had a wonderful weekend!

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