It was a busy weekend this weekend – even by my criteria. There were about 6 loads of laundry, 3 sets of dishes, two lawns mown, a three year old’s birthday, two aikido practices, one jello mold attempt and one 60s dance party. And that was just Saturday.
Today after church, I decided the weather was so lovely that I had to find my way down to the Arnold Arboretum for my annual sniffing of the lilacs. It was glorious weather, and glorious sniffing, for all it was two weeks before the planned Lilac Event, with the warm spring my timing was perfect. We wandered, romped, rolled, rough-housed, sneaked, ran and sniffed to our heart’s content. I realized, actually, that this annual event last year was just about the last time I walked without limping in the last year. I was much better, but very nervous on the rough ground today.
Anyway, the pictures I took reminded me that oh! I have a camera! And I should maybe download the pictures on it!
So here you are: a few pictures from recent days!
4 thoughts on “Lilac loveliness”
The image is actually Thane and Adam admire the nest while Grey tries to grab my backpack 😉
I can hardly be expected to keep my own children straight!
Oh how I miss having a lilac bush 😦 I usullay go to the Farmers Market and pick up a couple bunches to soothe me! I seriously wish I could scratch n sniff my screen right now Maria!!Thanks for sharing 🙂 With all this rain that we have been getting we are sure going to have a lovely Spring….even if it decides to show up late ;)XOX
That’s one good-looking group of men, right there.
(We need to head there for lilac sniffing, too.)
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