Thursday, 3 April 2014

Reasons to be Cheerful week 14 #R2BC

Ojos World


I've handed back to the lovely Jo at Ojo's World for April, I know she will look after everyone! So back to my own reasons:

1) Family fun

We had a super weekend enjoying the Kendal Festival of Food. A couple of days exploring the foods that Cumbria has on offer plus sunshine and cute animals:


girl holding chick

I had a huge smile on my face for most of the weekend!

2) Mother's Day

I felt thoroughly spoilt this Mother's Day weekend. The children had made beautiful cards at school and my son couldn't wait to give me his so I had it Friday night! Then on Saturday I was awarded a lie in and breakfast in bed cooked by my daughter:

scrambled egg on toast

I was given the hand sewn bookmark my son had made at school:


Mum bookmark

Then whilst we were out my son chose me this heart necklace from a charity shop:


Heart necklace for mother's day

On Sunday I was presented with Choco Snaps in bed by my son before we headed back into town for more food festival! My final treat was Sunday dinner at Table Table - yummy.

3) Blue Skies

There is nothing quite like blue sky to keep you smiling:

Kendal Town Hall

If you are smiling then join in the hop!


20 comments:

  1. I had a hand made book mark too!! And that chick is too cute! Ibwould find it hard not to sneak one out lol xx

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  2. Lovely reasons and gorgeous gifts from your children, glad you had a great Mother's Day :) x

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  3. Looking for Blue Sky4 April 2014 09:13

    Food, presents and blue skies! Sounds perfect to me :)

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  4. Love a blue sky! What a lovely treat filled weekend for you! We have a good festival in 2 weeks in really looking forward to :)

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  5. Looks like you had a great day. That coffee cake looks amazing and your daughter looks like she's being so gentle with the chick!

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  6. Great British Family Blog4 April 2014 13:44

    Sounds a great day out. I love foodie festivals. Those chicks and lambs are gorgeous. We took my daughter on her first trip to a farm last weekend and saw a tiny 2 day old lamb.

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  7. Christina Marriott4 April 2014 21:42

    looks like a great day out and some mouth watering food had by all! yum! x

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  8. it was divine! she was very careful

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  9. lambs around here by the tonne lovely to see them frolicking

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  10. Susanne Remic5 April 2014 07:48

    What a wonderful day out! And yes, I am on your side. Fruit with chocolate DOES cancel put the calories. Enjoy! :D
    x

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  11. Fruit and choc is totally diet food! Sounds lovely. We have a foodie festival coming up near us. Can't wait. :-)

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  12. That chick is too cute and what gorgeous presents from your children x
    http://www.autismmumma.com/2014/04/my-multi-tasking-wotw-and-r2bc/

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  13. Let's Talk Mommy7 April 2014 14:57

    What a great day out. Love all the photos. fruit with chocolate definitely counts as diet food. haha #sharefriday

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