01/01/2012

New Year's Eve Fun


Yesterday we celebrated the last day of 2011 with lunch at Berwick Lodge - a beautiful manor house with roaring fires and 15 acres of grounds for the children to run around in.  We discovered beautiful outbuildings, empty fountains and a huge playhouse, but my favourite was the orchard where we played hide and seek, chase and kick the can.  For the first time in 5 years we didn't stay at home during the evening and saw in 2012 at a friends house party which was fab!

We will be heading out for our traditional New Year's Day walk later.  I love the start of the year - with the darkest part of winter left behind and the promise of warmer days ahead, the making of resolutions and the new, spotless calendar on the wall.

Happy New Year!

6 comments:

  1. Happy new year to you and your family. Hope it's all you wish for.

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  2. Happy New Year! Hope 2012 brings lots of happiness for you and your little ones! xx

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  3. Great photo! Happy New Year to you and your lovely family x

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  4. lovely pic. love your look! Happy New Year to you!

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  5. What a wonderful sounding place. Having family traditions is so nice, we've been trying to start some of our own. I think it will come into it's own next year! Happy new year xx

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