Sunday, 30 August 2009

Weekly Winners 35 2009

August 23rd - 29th
It was a wild,warm and windy week. Thursday was just beautiful when we headed to the regional park with some friends and I finally got the camera out.Weekly Winners is a meme to show off your favourite snaps of the week ,not a competition so anyone can join in the fun ...Please go see more Weekly Winners @ Lotus's .

The Big flying fox
The Littlies Flying fox

Swingin'

My Little Tree hugger

A three year old child is a being who gets almost as much fun out of a fifty-six dollar set of swings as it does out of finding a small green worm. ~Bill Vaughan
Cheeky Monkey Face

Moto bike goes like this ...

You are worried about seeing him spend his early years in doing nothing. What! Is it nothing to be happy? Nothing to skip, play, and run around all day long? Never in his life will he be so busy again. ~Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Emile, 1762

What I didn't get pictures of ...
  • the window my youngest MR 3 smashed while banging on the window. He wasn't hurt and thankfully DH was home , it was the sliding panel and he could get it fixed pronto ...the wind was wild and blowing a gale at the time too.
  • the wild wind
  • the old shed that blew down at work ... it had to be demolished.
  • the other batch of brownies we took to the park (I am just not quick enough)
  • the new shoots on the roses in Charlotte's garden...praying for blooms.
Some special moments to reflect on ~

Today is the 5th 'anniversary' of the day that shattered our world when we found out our baby girl had passed away in the womb at a routine appointment. I don't really mark the day, there are only so many days you can ...cry !

Wednesday was also the 4th anniversary of my Dad's passing. We lit a candle in remembrance of a much loved Dad. My DH lit it for me and placed my Dad's picture from the wall nearby. It was cropped but one that I knew was of my Dad holding my nephew, L ,who would then have been the age of my little boys. I am so sad they never got to meet each other.

I am not sure what we will do come Tuesday 1st September, the day we said hello & goodbye to Charlotte in almost one breath.




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10 comments :

secret agent mama said...

They are getting so big, Trish! <3

Tara R. said...

Your boys are so adorable. I love the 'tree hugger' and 'moto bike,' too cute.

Jeanette said...

Huge (((HUGS))) especially for the 1st.
Your boys are too gorgeous!

Mum-me said...

I love the tree hugger photo too.

Will be thinking of you tomorrow.

peskypixies said...

many many hugs as you deal with all the sadness...........

lots of love too.

Veronica said...

I've been thinking of you. xx

Secret Mom Thoughts said...

Tree hugger is my favorite shot. I'll be thinking of you during this tough time.

Michelle said...

Beautiful photos! I too love the tree hugger one.
Thinking of you today. x

katepickle said...

Love your tree hugger photo.. gorgeous! and is it just me or do your boys seem to have grown up a lot of late?? They look like gorgeous young men!

Anonymous said...

Wonderfully fun shots. I am thinking of you today as you deal with your grief. Love to you and your family.

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