Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Whinfell Forest

Work, life and most prominently a baby who doesn’t sleep anymore have led to the blog becoming rather neglected of late and I haven’t taken part in the gallery for ages. With renewed resolve following a fabulous family break to Centreparcs last week (and even an early night from the munchkin since our return) something made me have a peek at the gallery theme for this week. Imagine my excitement when I saw the theme of trees! It was these that brought instant peace to my soul from the moment we arrived at our holiday destination. That I loved looking out at from all the windows in our woodland lodge to the extent that I would moan at hubby should he attempt to close the curtains as darkness fell. That even formed the main theme of the lodge interior that I’m rather envious of. That made me more than ever yearn for a life in the country.  And that I took loads of pictures of...

30 comments:

  1. That wallpaper is too cool. Wait, is it wallpaper???

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  2. Gorgeous photo's, I want to live in that first picture! So relaxing!

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  3. Oh my goodness what a stunning collection of tree photos. I think my fav is the first one, with the sunlight streaming through those tall trees :)

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  4. Domestic Goddesque - yes it is so fab isn't it?!

    Mom-on-a-Wire - Thanks, me too! *big sigh*

    Mummy Mishaps aka Jenny Paulin - Thanks,it's easy when you're surrounded! That's mine too x

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  5. I love the first one, and is that the moon in the branches of the last one? Lovely x

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  6. Him Up North - thankyou you're too kind :)

    octarinefire - thanks, yay! you spotted it! Admittedly it was more my efforts of a Moon picture than a Tree one, but then it was before I knew the theme! x

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  7. Great pictures, feel like going for a walk there ;) @Kahanka

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  8. I adore that wallpaper. Also the first one with the light looks quiet eery

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  9. That first photo is just stunning - amazing light. As for that wallpaper...how cool! Great collection of tree photos.

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  10. Fabulous photos, it looks lovely there. I've just been writing about Whinfell Forest actually, although I've nver been. May have to remedy that!

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  11. Such great photos, I love it there - can't wait to go back. Thanks for the memories!

    (Mummy M

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  12. Oooh, lovely collection - the wallpaper one is amazing!

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  13. Oh I love that first one, gorgeous and the wallpaper is incredible!

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  14. Such lovely pictures and what amazing timing! x

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  15. Love the light streaming through in the top one. Gorgeous x

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  16. What fantastic pictures! Love the wallpaper.

    Herding Cats

    http://seathreepeeo.blogspot.com

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  17. Oooh so many lovely tree pictures!!! They're all fab! I'd love that wallpaper!!

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  18. Gorgeous pictures! We're off to Sherwood Forest in June I can't wait!

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  19. How beautiful and peaceful they look. I love CentreParcs lol

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  20. Gorgeous pictures. The Boy holds his teddy Oliver Monkey by the neck too!

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  21. seasiderinthecity - thank you x

    Mirka - thanks, it's a fab place for walks and bike rides :)

    neverfoundtheplot.com - it's great isn't it, bringing the outside in!

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  22. SAHMlovingit - thank you, I'm thinking I at least want a tree canvas to get some of that effect! :)

    parklover - oh you should, it really is such a great place :)

    Deep In Parent Sharing & Support - Thanks, me too, just trying to figure out when and how!

    miss leslieanne - Thank you. Wish I'd taken a beter photo of it really, I was just spying on them through the window!

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  23. christinemosler - Thanks, it does give such a great effect!

    mostlyyummymummy.com - I know, couldn't believe it! Thanks x

    coffeecurls - Thank you, I do love the colours :)

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  24. Clairejustine - Thank you :)

    The Paw Relations - thanks x

    Katie - Thank you! It's so popular we are obviously all big tree lovers! :)

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  25. babygenie - Thank you, and I'm jealous! You'll have a fab time, can't wait to go back too! :)

    PippaD - Thanks. It is fab, on one hand such a peaceful place and on the other such an action packed time to be had! :)

    TheBoyandMe - Thank you. Awww, it's cute but a good job she doesn't have a sibling to treat that way! x

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  26. Gorgeous pictures. I love the first one - and the fairy lights too. Good old Centerparcs!

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  27. Thanks. Yes, fab and came in so handy for this weeks gallery! :)

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