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Sunday, 15 February 2015

You came in with the breeze..

Isn't it always the way that you tend to take the place you live for granted? I found that when I went to Uni, I didn't do any of the tourist-y attraction things I'd always associated with living in that city and when I moved back to my home town after graduating, I felt as though I'd missed out a little.

Likewise, there is no doubt a lot which my surrounding area offers, which I don't even consider. I know there are heaps of National Trust properties across the region which I've not yet explored, for example.
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Langley Gatehouse
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So, when Alex and her mum were due to stay less than 30mins up the road from me, a few weeks ago, I couldn't really pass up an opportunity to do a little local exploring, could I?! And look how pretty the place was, even when we went for a little explore and it was getting dark? Obviously Alex took better photos than I did.

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We did some antiques shopping during the day - I was talked out of buying the cutest bird cage ever, and then came back and did some exploring around the house and the hayloft. I found lots of moths, which terrify me a little. 

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Then, after an evening dinner of Scouse, and lots of rounds of Articulate in front of the fire, I headed to bed under the best sloth-beam ever (see Alex's post for an explanation). 

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4 comments:

  1. What fun!!!! How nice of Alex to invite you along too!! That place looks Amazing and someone I'm not surprised about your sloth impression!!x

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    1. Haha, yes, it's the sort of thing I do.

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  2. Ewww, don't like moths. Looks lovely though.

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