Living Arrows

Living Arrows 11/52

Last week I decided the give us all the day off, and we jumped in the car, headed over the Severn Bridge to Bristol, and spent some time at The Wild Place Project, as guests of Trunki.
I love days where I get to see all aspects of my children- the good, and the bad. I am taking back our weekends, as I have really come to miss our time together, and as much as I didn’t mind taking us all out for the day, it reinforced that weekends should be about us.
B was coming down with something, something which got him quite badly that night, so in the day he was a little more clingy – a little more shy.
E however seemed to be in complete extrovert mode, and I’m trying to reign in my excitement, as Trunki had brought some photographers. Every time I lost sight of him I found him posing for one of the wonderfully patient photographers.
 
We are in the countdown to CM’s seventh birthday, when I lose the sympathy vote when I tell people I have a 6-year-old and 5-year-old twins (and then quickly feel guilty, and reassure it’s not as close as that), but these past months the bond between them has increased. I didn’t think it could, CM has always been the best big sister, but now it seems they’re siblings without the age gap. Yes, CM’s the bossiest, but E’s the most argumentative, and when B wants to sulk – well, sometimes he puts me to shame.
 
And this was the race.
You know when they all got off the start line together, when E didn’t cheat, when CM wasn’t having a strop, and when B had enough energy to compete.
They really are, with complete bias, the best. Living Arrows with Trunki
 
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    Esther @ Inside Out & About
    March 14, 2016 at 19:47

    Ah! This photo is brilliant and it looks so much fun! xx

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    Emma T
    March 14, 2016 at 20:59

    What a great shot. Looks like they enjoyed competing #livingarrows

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    Jenni - Odd Socks and Lollipops
    March 15, 2016 at 10:02

    Awww what a fab photo! Looks like they are all having lots of fun! We love our Trunkis!

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    Mommy's Little Princesses
    March 15, 2016 at 13:36

    What a fantastic picture they all look like they are having the best time ever!xx #livingarrows
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    Donna
    March 16, 2016 at 21:36

    That is the cutest photo and it sounds like a great day out. Little Man and LP often have races on their Trunkis too! x
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