Autumn days

I used to hate this time of year. I’m not a big fan of cold weather and I dislike the clock change and dark days even more. It makes me really really grumpy and I become a bit stompy for a while. It took me quite some time to appreciate the golden colours of the season and the crunchy leaves everywhere. Post kids I’m a bit more tolerant of it and love taking the boys out in it all. They really don’t care if it’s cold or windy or darker than a summers day, as long as they get to run around like crazy. So that’s exactly what we’ve been doing alongside finding different museums we can pop into to. I miss summer but it is very pretty right now, isn’t it?

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  1. Sarah MumofThree World November 4, 2018 / 7:58 am

    Look at E’s little face! They definitely don’t care what the weather is like or if it’s a bit darker. I’m glad you’re finding a way to enjoy the autumn a bit more. I think I’m doing a bit better with it too, although November is definitely right up there with January as one of the most miserable months of the year!
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  2. John Adams November 4, 2018 / 8:51 am

    It is very pretty indeed! Can’r say I hate this time of year, but bring back the 35 degree C heat I say! Anyway, the pictures show you’ve clearly been making the most of the autumnal weather. Love the squirrel sculpture!

  3. Carol November 4, 2018 / 9:17 am

    Great shots of the walk – my favorite is with the squirrel statue. #MSundayPhoto

  4. Anne November 4, 2018 / 11:18 am

    Lovely photos, it looks like your boys really enjoyed letting of steam. Kids really don’t seem to mind the weather so much, we should all take a leaf (preferably an Autumn one) out of their books and have some fresh air and exercise in the cold. x

  5. Mary @ Over40andamumtoone November 4, 2018 / 1:02 pm

    It’s very pretty but I’d still much rather we were heading into Spring #mysundayphoto

  6. chickenruby November 4, 2018 / 1:53 pm

    Autumn is my favourite time of the year, however I’m not a big fan of winter. E’s face looks so excited with the squirrel

  7. Kim Carberry November 4, 2018 / 4:39 pm

    It looks and sounds like your boys have been having great fun running about.
    I do like this time of year. It is so pretty and I enjoy getting all cosy when it gets dark x
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  8. Emma T November 4, 2018 / 9:58 pm

    That’s a fab bridge view. I have to admit we’ve not really been out in it. Lazy – I tried this morning but N didn’t want to go to the park and didn’t come up with an alternative as we stayed home

  9. Spectrum Mum November 5, 2018 / 1:11 pm

    Oh I love that shot on the bridge. Such great perspective and a gorgeous happy face too. #mysundayphoto

  10. Erica Hughes November 5, 2018 / 6:38 pm

    I love the colours, but I don’t really like this time of year because it feels like summer is receding and winter is advancing.
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  11. Elaine Livingstone November 5, 2018 / 10:48 pm

    That is one happy wee boy, glad their happiness is helping you find some joy in the season. I totally agree I prefer the temperatures we get at this time of year but the nights being dark at 5pm or early make for a boring evening.
    Love his jacket.
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  12. Susan Mann November 8, 2018 / 3:20 pm

    Aww look at wee E’s face! Kids really don’t care about the weather, do they? I’m glad you are starting to enjoy autumn a bit more xx

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