School holidays are finally, FINALLY over! Seriously. We are shattered. The beginning of term could not come fast enough! But luckily, we were blessed with some amazing weather! While we did stay here in town most of the time, we were able to sneak away for a few days and enjoy some love from the… Continue reading Oh the Holiday Snaps!
Last weekend we sadly said a farewell to some of our friends that are moving to that far away Northern Hemisphere. But it was one of the best times we've all had. Our boys love their kiddos and vice versa. It was so cool to have them all play together. A lovely moment of family history… Continue reading Summer Days & Sad See-Ya-Soons
... everyone happy.
Refreshing.But when it's time to play catch up - it's an afternoon sitting down and sorting images.Since the reno has started, I've been without a computer pretty much since. But not without my camera. After these last few weeks, I was able to finally get about 300 images on to my machine! Yikes.So here is… Continue reading Lack of a computer is…
Today was one of those days when you realise how fast it all goes. Today was filled with questions being asked and actually answered. It's so odd."What would you like?" "Snack.""Would you like some water?" "No." Hendrik especially has begun to become this very adventurous, curious, independent little man. During playgroup, he wanted to go… Continue reading Growing up..
The boys have had their first overnight, New Zealand road trip! I had tried to plan the drive out around the boys naps and it worked like a charm! They were happy and chilled out most of the ride.We met up with the some of the clan in Masterton and had a lovely walk around Queen… Continue reading A family weekend away – Castlepoint
I remember dreading Monday when I had the normal 9-5.But when you have amazing weather like today, the sun shining, the northerly breeze keeping you cool, but not too cool, you slap on the SPF 50, pack up the nuggets and take a drive around the South Coast. I have been waiting for the perfect… Continue reading Mondays aren’t what they used to be…
... can be rare, but well worth taking advantage of.Enjoy it all when you get the moment...
Finally some Christmas photos! We had a lovely time, our first Christmas in our new house... even with no furniture. Our fantastic little tree from the Aro Street Community Centre.Peanut Butter Cookies for the Dog Park Party? Such a lovely time!!Post Dog Park Sleepy.Christmas Dinner. Go Jacob with his Manuka Honey and Orange Glazed Ham. Fantastic.The new… Continue reading Christmas Love..
I guess I can count myself as a mum. I have two sons - Timmy (Timbly) and Bruce (Brewski). Right?This weekend was so nice. Some lovely friends came down from Sydney, so there was a bit of dining and a bit of drinking and a bit of beaching to celebrate mine and Sarah's birthday.A gorgeous… Continue reading *my mother’s day slash birthday weekend