Country life pt. 1

Today I wanted to share with you a few snaps of one of summer holidays that I spent in my grandparent’s countryside! I have spent there time for too many times to count, but only this summer I saw the beauty in places that I have never even payed that much attention to. I think it is a blessing to go out of the city to the nature, especially to a place that I hold so close to my heart! I used to go to my grandparent’s more often ( I even spent weeks living there in summer together with my cousins), but now as I am working and have limited vacations, I don’t get to visit my grandparent’s that often, nor go to the countryside. Therefore, I am trying to enjoy every opportunity I have there.
Šodien es vēlējos padalīties ar dažām bildītēm, kas ir uzņemtas vienās no vasaras brīvdienām manu vecvecāku laukos. Es laukos esmu pavadījusi vairāk laik nekā pašlaik varētu saskaitīt, bet tikai šovasar es saskatīju tādu skaistumu, kādu iepriekš pat nebiju ievērojusi. Manuprāt, ir diezgan svētīgi laiku pa laikam izbraukt no pilsētas burzmas un doties pie dabas, it īpaši, ja tas sanāk uz tādu vietu kā šo, kas ir ļoti tuva manai sirsniņai! Agrāk apciemot vecvecākus es devos daudz biežāk ( es pavadīju vairākas nedēļas dzīvojot laukos kopā ar brālēniem), bet tagad tā kā strādāju un atvaļinājumi ir ierobežoti, man nesanāk apciemot vecvecākus tik bieži, nedz arī aizbraukt uz laukiem! Tāpēc, es cenšos izbaudīt jebkuru mirkli, kad vien esmu tur, šoreiz tas sanāca caur fotoaparāta objektīvu!

Do you enjoy going to the countryside as much as I do? 🙂

* All photos are taken with the help of Canon 650d 18-55mm lens
~With love~



  1. Anonymous
    August 27, 2014 / 18:16

    How pretty! This looks like a great escape from the city (:


  2. August 27, 2014 / 21:07

    Gorgeous, Maddie! I always liked to have this weekend getaways to grandparents place. But now, since they are gone for years, I have a place like that on my own. Very big change for a city girl like me. 🙂

  3. August 27, 2014 / 21:10

    Maddie, I LOVE countryside too! Your grandparent live in such dreamy and enchanting place which made me want to be there right now! You must be very fond of it, the photos are outstanding and the puppy is too sweet! Hope you have soon other chances to back there, nothing is better than enjoying the nature and all the beauty around. Kisses! xo

  4. August 28, 2014 / 02:12

    Your grandparent's place looks so quant & happy. I haven't traveled to the countryside too often, so I'm not experienced. Love these photos. :] // ☼ ☯

  5. August 28, 2014 / 08:00

    This looks like the perfect place to spend Summer, to relax and to get energy for the next season 🙂

  6. August 28, 2014 / 23:16

    Cik briniskigi ir tavi lauki. Es vecvecaku majas un garas brivdienas atceros ka briniskigu laiku, bet tad kad bija japaliek uz nedelam nemaz tik loti negribejas. Bija tik zel redzam mammu aizbraucam. Likas, ka atstas uz visu muzu. Hahaha! Bet ja paraugos atpakal, tad dzivojam zali un jautri.

    xoxo Ra

  7. August 29, 2014 / 07:13

    Dear Maddie, I was alaways a great fan of countryside. I think I like it even more than sea… most of the time! 😉 Tnx for sharing such a lovely pictures!

  8. August 30, 2014 / 01:11

    I love the city but I go to school in the country so I know exactly what you mean. There's a certain charm about it! Great photos!

  9. August 30, 2014 / 17:35

    Wow!! amazing snapshots dear!!! I love the photographs so much,captures the beauty of the countryside! I love visiting countrysides too that's why I always made it to the point to visit it every summer, especially in my gradma's house where she lives <3 It's great to breath new air and relax in country side, I'm glad you enjoyed yours dear!!!

    love lots,

  10. August 30, 2014 / 19:14

    I really like going to the countryside for a part of my holidays, either to my grandparents' place or even cottages abroad – but I don't think I'd want to live there, I still prefer big cities. 🙂

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