Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Warm Weather and Signs of Spring

Every fall, Harlaxton students plant thousands of daffodils.  So springtime around here is gorgeous.

Cherry trees add to the landscape:

And I love the purple flowers that grow through and over the rock walls in the village:

Magnolia tree:

Fields of rapeseed:

The Bluebell Woods:

We took advantage of the warm weather (and the plethora of babysitters!) to walk down the drive to The Gregory for dinner with our friends:

The princess in the middle is our friend Tilda.  She turned 7 this semester and had a fabulous springtime birthday on the manor lawn.

We also spent one afternoon outside on the sports field learning to play cricket.

(I think it was the first day Alan left the room without long underwear!)

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