a field somewhere

Freedom HA HA

ImageNow that we are firmly back in the ‘real’ word of school, work and all that other boring stuff my heart is starting to sink a little. The seasons are changing and someone has already mentioned to dreaded ‘C’ word.

So I thought I’d cheer myself up on this wet and dreary day and reminisce about where our amazing summer holiday started this year.

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The kids eventually broke up after what seemed like an eternity of topic shares, assemblies, picnics and coffee mornings. Twisty, tired and threadbare kids and finally…

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WE WERE FREE!!!

6 weeks of chilling out and enjoying our family. For us anyway – apologies to those that are full time workers and school holidays just equal a headache of child care arrangements – but we couldn’t wait.

SUMMER WAS HERE!!!

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Daisy has just left an amazing little local infant school where we were lucky enough to meet so many lovely people.

For the last few years a group of the parents and local community have organised an end of term camping trip called camp HA HA.

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FREEDOM for a week. Straight from school to a gorgeous sunny field somewhere.

I can’t thank everyone involved enough for such a great time. Everyone chips in a bit and the kids just run wild while the adults chill.

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Camp fires, marshmallows, rope swings, arts and crafts, live music, assault courses and loads and loads of FUN. We even had a couple of ponies for the kids to ride and some kayaking. All pulled together by the community.

Our kids are so lucky. It’s something I know they will remember for ever. Summer holiday HA HA.

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We are sad to say goodbye to Daisy’s infant school but feel really lucky to have met so many great people.

Hollingdean rocks!

This is a special thanks for all the amazing people involved.

With love

The Hollingdean wives

@afieldsomewhere

@maddiesinclair (Gammon & Chips)

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5 thoughts on “Freedom HA HA

  1. maria marshall

    I live in Hollingdean and have 2 kids who would love a holiday like camp ha ha. Is s community camp happening in the summer of 2015?

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