Wednesday, June 25, 2008
taking a walk
Today we went walking on our street. It was a bright day and we strolled along enjoying the wind and the sunshine. There were many times I would drive along our street and hope to one day live here. I got what I wished for. Our gorgeous house is perched halfway along one of the oldest streets on the Central Coast. There are a few cottages that have been here for decades. Like this one:
In a few weeks time the magnolia tree will be flowering and I will wander across the road to admire the pink delight of cherry blossoms. I know they will be there because the trees were in full bloom when I was in full pregnancy bloom last year. Last year he was in my belly and now he spends a good part of the day on my hip. I have been loving the baby sling lately. Che is now strong enough to sit up in it and he likes being up high, chatting with me as we wander. Today he thought he would taste leaves for the first time.
The sun made us sleepy, the fresh air turned our cheeks pink and Che held my hair all the way home;