Over these school holiday – which did drive us all a bit mental – I’ve been thinking about how I photograph. How I photograph life, our family, our experiences, and ways to really start making this more than a hobby again. I was lucky enough to start photographing weddings at the Wellington Zoo! It is such an… Continue reading Another trip to the Wellington Zoo and photographing your children
We’ve started a few new traditions as the season progresses. New advent calendar activities. Making heaps of things by hand, and of course, buying handmade things.
Somedays, time never seems to more forward. Days and days of tantrums, neverending laundry, endless dishes after a dinners barely anyone eats. The constant cycle of repetitive daily life. And then you realise, my children are a year older! Three! 3! Holy moly! How is it that while life seems to stand still, we all get older… Continue reading Happy Birthday to my 3 Year Olds!
Let the kids decorate the tree, they said. It’ll be fun, they said. Actually, it was fun! They loved it!
Are we an artsy fartsy family? …. Ooooh Yeah. There is nothing more satisfying for my boys than completing a piece of art to give to someone. They love painting, drawing, really anything crafty. So, needless to say, we were stoked to get this amazing gift pack of beautiful Educational Colours paint to try out! But not… Continue reading Educational Colours Paint Review & GIVEAWAY – Kiwi Mummy Blogs
Today, I feel like the luckiest woman alive. While the world looks as though it is about to fall down around us, here we are. Free to live our lives. I am lucky. I am a stay at home mother, raising two children. My husband has a decent paying job which he works reasonable hours.… Continue reading I am lucky.
I hope everyone had a fantastic and spooky Halloween! This year was (finally) the first year we had our Pumpkin Carving Party here in NZ. It was a blast! Even though no one was able to get any of those great orange pumpkins (there is definitely a market for them if someone is keen!) we… Continue reading Goodbye October, Hello November!
I’m a serial second hand clothing purchaser. There, I said it. I love Thrifting. And yes, Thrifting must be capitalised. Over the years, I’ve found a few tips and tricks that work when buying pre-loved clothes and this is one of my most used techniques at the moment. Over the past couple of years, since… Continue reading Quick Tip for Buying Second Hand Clothes
“Mum, this is the Beach Boys!”
“I like this.” whilst listening to Bing Crosby, Ella Fitzgerald, and the Andrew Sisters.
“Daaaaaaaaaaayyy-O, I say Daaaaaaaaay-ooooo”
“Can we listen to the Beatles?”
Lots of dancing.
“Is this Dean Martin?”
And more dancing.
These guys. If the sun is shining, they will be outside.