The good news today

Its not all bad … Still upset by Sol’s appointment, but as usual my baby is oblivious and as charming as ever. We have been looking for holidays next year. Too early you say? Well not considering there are six of us and we need a pretty big apartment when we travel, larger aprtments are […]

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eye updates

Today was Sol and Seb’s appointment at the eye clinic. Seb is very long sighted and has astigmatism, he gets eye checks every three months. His is much the same for now so that is good news as we don’t have to put any nasty atropine in his eyes this time around. Sol is a […]

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Its not all bad + a little cat update

You read in the previous blog post about our wedding anniversary being a disaster … well trying to salvage what was left of the weekend we decided to attempt to do something with the children on Sunday. Hollie had a birthday party to go to in the afternoon so we thought it might be nice […]

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The Paddling Pools – Cockle Row

On Monday 21st July it was glorious weather – a first in a couple weeks as we seem to have had endless clouds and rain. I took the opportunity to take the children to the paddling pools to have a picnic and a splash about. Its a few minutes easy walk for the children yet […]

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Glitter Fills

These can be taken free gratis for your personal use. I have made these using animation shop, they are simple to do. I do actually have these on another site but I noticed a few searches coming here to my blog because of my tutorials. I thought it would be nice for anyone who searches […]

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Five minutes of Fame For Mag

Yesterday the 19th July was Roy’s Birthday. I had been out shopping on Thursday twice, that’s was another story, and got him some gifts and a card or two. One of those cards was a radio …Cool isn’t it? The next night, which was Friday, Mag, Toni and myself were hidden away upstairs in my […]

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Busy Day Saturday – SNOW?!

Saturday 12th July The 12th of July was actually a holiday day here where we live. With it being a holiday and people headed down the coast to see the demonstrations we figured that it would be a nice quiet day to go out. Our neighbours, who we are very good friends with came with […]

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Thursday 10th July

It was a busy time the last few days.Last Thursday found me ‘popping’ out to get some new dinner plates. I mean every day dinner plates not the sort you put out for guests, the sort the kids can drop and you wont cry too much. I actually liked the cheap earthenware ones in a […]

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Hedgehogs and Fruit

TODAY – well where do I start … this morning I was rudely awoken by the day break! Getting up I braved a lovely hot shower and a vitamin drink! After the couple small pleasures of the day it was time to tackle more laundry, putting away all the boys things and managing my own, […]

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The Boat Race

Yesterday, and I am saying yesterday … I had great intentions of blogging last night and it wasn’t to be. I spent the morning doing housework, laundry and sorting stuff out. It took me ages, and I think back to when it was just Mag and I … hhhmmmm I used to get our ironing […]

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He’s Off

Mag that is … Number one son is off to summer camp for a week. I will miss him, I always do and the day before him going he had a few moments where he thought he would not be able to leave me either. It was a long day, we headed off at about […]

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VISIT TO THE ARK – 18th june 2008

We went to the Ark farm, I had taken along one of my neighbours children also. The trip was organised by playgroup but we stayed on at the farm for a while after everyone had left – making the most of our tickets when the place was quiet. At first Sol was nervous of some […]

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