We are quietly waiting for spring. xx
As a family, we read a lot. We have been reading to the boys from pretty much day one. We will read to them in the afternoons, after dinner, and especially before they go to sleep. Even going to the library is a special treat. I received a few books the other day though, that… Continue reading Sir Mouse to the Rescue – Review for Kiwi Mummy Blogs & Book Island
With the cold lately, it's been hard to get out and about. But, the moment that sun pokes through the clouds, we try and take advantage of it! A few weeks back, we took a little trip to the Wellington Zoo. We got to see so many amazing things, a tiger feeding, a couple feisty… Continue reading Winter at the Zoo
Life with twins can be hard enough, but what do you do when you have to climb 72 step everyday to leave the house, with two babies in tow?
Goodbye, Autumn. Hello, Winter.X
A few weeks ago, the boys and I drove up to Whanganui for a few days. It was nice to give Jacob some time to himself as he was still healing after his surgery and getting no peace here at home with two crazy two and a half year old boys. Without Timmy Dog on this… Continue reading Misty mornings and The Cat Whisperer.
A few weeks ago, we received a blue Bouncing Buddy Dog named “Dribbles”, who was quickly renamed Trevor, somehow. Our boys soon fell in love with him. They took turns showing him around the house, telling him not to touch the oven - “No, it’s hot, Trevor.” and then started feeding him imaginary dog food.… Continue reading Kiwi Mummy Blog Review – Bouncing Buddies
Man, it is cold! I honestly can not get over it. The bitter southerly has kicked in and it's kicking our asses! While it's really beautiful out when the sun is shining, I can feel my ears go numb. Time to break out all the winter gear and start layering up. Lots of layers. lots… Continue reading Autumn is here.
Life over the last few weeks has been less than ideal. I finally resolved to have a bit of a breakdown the other day... it was strangely amazing.It's been over two weeks since Jacob's assault and life has only just started to look somewhat normal again. After all of the emotion, the stress, the constant… Continue reading Hitting Restart.
I received a call after 3am last Sunday morning. The worst kind. From the hospital. From the ED. Jacob was there. He didn't know what happened, but was able to recall our phone number. "He's in and out of consciousness and has a lot of swelling to the side of his face." the nurse told me.… Continue reading So when the horrible happens…