Football mania has overcome our house this week. Not for Farmer Nick who has never shown any interest in football, but for the children it has been immense. The garden has been turned into a football pitch for my wan-a-bee football stars. From the youngest to the oldest, they have all been letting off steam with a good old leather ball. Lovely easy entertainment for me, I would rather they took the ball to one of the meadows but in true kid style they insisted in playing just outside the kitchen door. Presumably so I could watch and photograph their legendary moves!
It makes me so happy to watch their growing independence and see them just take off together to do something without me, especially when they are all inclusive with one another and finish up still best of friends.
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“Tales from the farmers wife” shares life on our lovely holiday farm with Farmer Nick and our 6 children. Step into our beautiful 30 acres and experience nature close up with farming and educational crafts in stunning North Cornwall. Family, fun and adventure start here.