Monday, February 17, 2014
A slow, quiet weekend spent at home, all plans cancelled so little man could fully recover from the little bug that invaded his body. We made an exception for a nature walk each day, a little fresh air is always good.
Little hands were busy with colouring, stickers and puzzles; big hands were busy with knitting, crafting, reading and writing. Together we snuggled under quilts with hot tea and watched a little bit of the Olympics.
Not the weekend we had planned, but in the end a really good one. And today, although Monday greets us, it is a long weekend. There are plans for our normal "school" morning and then a family hike before we return home to homemade bread and soup.
Have a wonderful start to your week.
How was your weekend?
Labels: Family, Nature, Nature Connection, Our Weekend
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our weekend ended up the same, staying inside due to the weather and switching the plans, slowing down. It was a good weekend!ReplyDelete
Funny how being forced to slow down always feels so good, eh?Delete
Sounds like a lovely recovery weekend, Kim!ReplyDelete
Wishing you a wonderful start to the week!
It really was, thanks Dawn!Delete
I'm so glad he's starting to feel better! We had a slow weekend too. So slow that I haven't gotten my weekending post up yet! :-)ReplyDelete
Me too Jen. Haha, that is a slow weekend, hope you enjoyed it. Looking forward to your post :)Delete
i'll be right over for homemade bread & soup!ReplyDelete
I will save you a spot at the table, is your whole gang coming too :)Delete
Same here... just writing about it now. Sometimes, you just need a slow week-end. Hope everyone is on the mend. And YES, fresh air is always good!ReplyDelete
Yes, sometimes you do, although honestly, our weekends are always pretty slow, this one was just really, really slow :) Glad you guys are feeling better and enjoyed some fresh air.Delete
All the best to your little man! I'm glad he is recovering.. Have a wonderful week! xxReplyDelete
Thanks Halina :)Delete
We had a great weekend too - and a ski planned for today. It is amazing what an extra day can add to ones' weekend!ReplyDelete
I know, always nice to have an extra day. Hope you enjoyed your ski.Delete
sounds like just the weekend you needed!!ReplyDelete
A family hike! I remember those days with fondness. Enjoy your week!ReplyDelete
It was lovely! You too.Delete
Sounds lovely and your Monday sounds just perfect. xxooReplyDelete
Thanks Julie. And today was perfect :)Delete
I bet he felt so good being pulled in that sled. :) Hugs to you all!ReplyDelete
He does! A sled is a must for winter hikes with a little one :)Delete
I think there are times when quiet weekends are the best. I hope your little man is much better today.ReplyDelete
It is so funny to see your photos with all the snow and here I am thinking we need to cut grass already, or at least the clover because I'm afraid I could not see a snake if it was hiding in it.
Thank you Tracey, he is back to his usual self, running around and enjoying life. I would want that clover cut too :)Delete