Living Arrows – 51/52 {2017}

Welcome back to another week of Living Arrows. I am loving how many people have decided to make Living Arrows a part of their blogging routine for 2017, it is so lovely to have you all here.

If you haven’t joined in with Living Arrows before it’s is about celebrating childhood. The project originally took it’s name from a poem by Kahlil Gibran, “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth” and every Monday we share a moment from our week and invite others to do the same as part of this linky.

Each week I share two pictures from our week – one of each of our children – but you can share one or more pictures that capture a moment of childhood. The following week I’ll share my three favourite photos from the week before, linking back to the owner’s blogs.

So if you would like to link up, grab a badge and post around a photo of childhood from the previous week. I look forward to reading your posts and make sure you visit a few of the other posts that have linked up and leave a comment too!

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Here are a few of my favourite photos from last week:

The Smallest of Things

My Sentimental Jamboree

Devon Mama

This week’s photos were taken over the weekend. LP has turned into such a cheeky little thing and I love how real this smile is – scrunched up and FULL of her personality.

Little Man is getting braver as the months go by. He often hides behind me clinging to my leg but then other times he’ll walk into a field of animals, ahead of everyone else, holding a cup of food in his little hands. As brave as can be.

I’m really looking forward to reading your posts this week. If you link up make sure to go and read some of the other posts and I’ll be commenting and sharing them through the course of the week. Next week is Christmas Day but I’ll be schedule a Living Arrows post anyway – feel free to link up at any point between Christmas and New Year for the last Living Arrows of 2017. As always, thanks so much for taking part!

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  1. December 18, 2017 / 8:08 am

    The best photo’s are the ones that capture their personalities I think. Little man was certainly very brave, it’s wonderful watching their confidence grow isn’t it. Have a lovely week and a fabulous Christmas x

  2. December 18, 2017 / 9:26 am

    Your photos are gorgeous as always <3

  3. December 18, 2017 / 10:05 am

    Your photos are so lovely! A’s smile looks so genuine and I love that T is being so brave there!

  4. December 18, 2017 / 11:12 am

    Go Little Man. Very brave. N’s so funny with animals given he’s used to being in fields with them. But take him to a farm park and he never wants to feed them. Have a great Christmas

  5. December 18, 2017 / 1:04 pm

    Great photos! I would like to be in the middle of the sheeps too right now. Looking so peaceful! #LivingArrows

  6. claire @ The ladybirds' adventures
    December 18, 2017 / 8:27 pm

    Love LP’s expression! It is lovely to watch our children’s confidence grow.

  7. December 19, 2017 / 9:42 am

    Fab pictures. LP’s smile is so natural. And funny how Little Man can be so brave in a place us adults might not be! #livingarrows

  8. December 19, 2017 / 8:38 pm

    I love seeing them grow in confidence – I’m often taken back by how much they can grow in such a short space of time!

  9. December 21, 2017 / 6:03 am

    Miss Donna,
    I love LP’s huge smile and the photo of your Little Man is postcard perfect. Such an idyllic looking spot. I wish I could visit your neck of the woods. One day.

    Thanks for featuring Lily again this week. You have been so supportive of me and always leave a kind comment. I’m very grateful! I wish you and your sweet family a lovely Christmas and thank you again and again for hosting Living Arrows.
    xo Jen

    • December 21, 2017 / 12:57 pm

      Thanks so much Jen – for the lovely comment and for being part of Living Arrows. I’m looking forward to seeing your children grow again next year! Have a wonderful Christmas x

  10. December 26, 2017 / 7:47 am

    I still can’t walk into a field of cows! So I am super impressed with Little Man. Beautiful photo of LP. Thank you for running the link up this year it’s got to be my favourite. Hope you had a lovely Christmas xx

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