Finally!! #snowday
by katetakes5 5 months ago | via Instagram

'What an interesting little prison we build from the invisible bricks of other people's opinions.' Read this in a book last night and it really resonated. One of the great things about getting older is caring less and less what people think of you. If I could pass this one...
by katetakes5 4 days ago | via Instagram

Evening dip in magical waters. You'd never know they hated each other so much they wouldn't even be in the same room together ten minutes before this 🙄. #brotherlylove . . . #ipbig #epig #nature #childhoodunplugged #kidsofinstagram #kidsofig #brothers #motherhood #
by katetakes5 5 days ago | via Instagram

Every weekend should be a bank holiday weekend.
by katetakes5 1 week ago | via Instagram

One parenting job I actually got right. Each of my kids have a love of nature instilled deeply in their bones. 'Isn't it just so beautiful...' 'Quick! Look out the window at the pink clouds!' 'I want to visit the sea' 'Isn't the light amazing?' They get it. Gift for...
by katetakes5 1 week ago | via Instagram

Can we get a dog? No. Can we get a dog? No. Can we get a dog? No. Repeat for 2 years. Can we foster a dog? No. Can we foster a dog? No. Can we foster THIS dog? Um.. NEVER PAUSE. Parenting lesson #1. They can smell the hesitation...
by katetakes5 1 week ago | via Instagram