'Let go walking' I say 'Do we have to?' he moans 'It'll be fun' I say 'Alright then' he sighs. Much later... 'Can we go back now?' I ask 'Just a bit further' he smiles. #beach #sun #nature #water #Ibpig #epig #ocean #lake #instagood #photooftheday #beautiful #sky #clouds #cloudporn #fun...
by katetakes5 4 months ago | via Instagram

First walk. Picture perfect. So why am I now lying in bed in panic mode at the immense responsibility of it all? And how come I never felt this way about having kids... 🤔 . . . . #dogsofinstagram #newdog #rescuedog #rescuedogsofinstagram #epig #ipbig #kidsofig
by katetakes5 5 days ago | via Instagram

To jump or not to jump...? They jumped. And dived. And ran around the rocks to do it again and again just like I used to at their age. Meanwhile, I lowered myself gently off the edge like a little old lady. 'Wow. That's sad' they agreed shaking their heads...
by katetakes5 1 week ago | via Instagram

Gone to Hobbitville. Back soon.
by katetakes5 1 week 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 1 week 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 1 week ago | via Instagram