Monday, September 17, 2012

I begin to daydream...

17th September, 2012

I anticipate the first Spring egg before the children. The leaves begin to uncurl, the Sun teases me with a little warmth in its light, I begin to daydream about the possibilities in the year ahead.

And I know that it will soon be time.

I check every day or so.
Quietly, when the children aren't looking. Then when I'm sure it's close I encourage them to check.

And then...

The surprise!

And the delight. It's pure magic. 
Especially when big brother is at school & it's the first time you've found the egg alone.

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