Spring

Abbie wasn’t feeling very well today so we went for a walk in the sunshine to look at the spring flowers and blossom

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To cheer her up I suggested that we try taking some photos using my very retro polaroid camera. Ian hates this camera saying that I should bin it but I love that it reminds me of Bopa (my late Grandad.)

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Too much of our life is ‘virtual’ now and taking a picture and instantly having a real photo in your hands is a refreshing change.

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The film was probably out of date so we achieved an instagram finish without any editing :)

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Back home Abbie decided to paint a picture of the blossom complete with woodland animals and birds

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She used a cotton bud to paint the blossom on the tree and finger prints to make the birds, hedgehog and squirrel, as recommended by Center Parcs expert crafter – Emma Hull – see link for more tips

http://www.centerparcs.co.uk/blog/challenge/march_2014.jsp

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My favourite part of her picture was the baby birds in the nest waiting for some tasty treats from Mummy bird :)

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This is my entry to the Center Parcs and Tots 100 March challenge. If I’m chosen, I would like to visit Woburn forest’.