Beyoncé's glamorous globe-trotting lifestyle is undeniably cool, but it's when she's enjoying her much-treasured family time with her main man Jay-Z and daughter Blue Ivy that we really feel that rush of envy.

The superstar songstress has let us have another peek at life At Home With The Carters by sharing a dreamy array of sepia-washed snaps of the trio's countryside idyll, cementing Bey, Jay and Blue as one of our favourite showbiz families to gawp over.

Featuring husband Jay riding a vintage bicycle around a huge expanse of lake, 20-month-old Blue playing peekaboo in the garden with her glamourpuss mum's straw hat and Bey herself, styled like an off-duty 1940s housewife, gazing gorgeously into the lens, the new additions to Beyoncé's Tumblr wouldn't look out of place in a retro photography exhibition. 

The new photos come after the 32-year-old Grown Woman singer was seen turning total daredevil as she leaped from a 1067ft building in New Zealand to brave her very first skydive. But did Bey forgo her wedge-heels and red lipstick before the big leap? Pfft. Of course not! Yet another reason why we love her...

By Robyn Munson 

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