On the 5th of July, Jacob and I celebrated our 10 year anniversary! 10 years! Crazy! He totally spoiled me with a weekend away, just the two of us. And it was AWESOME! We dropped the boys up at the Great Auntie and Uncle's house and drove up to fabulous New Plymouth! Who knew New… Continue reading Winter Holidays, Anniversaries, and a Volcano
Sorry for the lack of posts. I know Christmas and New Years have come and gone. But I hope you are happy and healthy so far this year! Seriously, December is pretty much a write-off for our family. Jacob's birthday, the boys' birthday, Christmas parties, Christmas, New Years. It's madness. So here is the crazy… Continue reading December, also known as ‘The Blur’
December is a HUGE month for us. Jacob's birthday, the boys' birthday, Christmas, New Years, friends and family visiting, the parties and BBQs that happen almost every single weekend... Huge.I'm starting early. Sort of. I started making bows - last year! But I have a list a mile long of everything else I need to… Continue reading Speaking of holidays…
It can be really hard to deal with school holidays and two crazy boys. But we manage. Playdough, drawing, outings to the dog beach, reading, playdates, baking. It's exhausting. There are those days when you want just five minutes to yourself, and it never seems to come. A key thing I've discovered the last couple of… Continue reading School holidays… Again.
This past school holidays were slowly driving me a bit mental. It rained. It was cold. There were next to no playgroups and it was too crappy to go out anyway. So what did we do?Yes. Yes. Yes.Made Fish Fingers. I know. I know. Its the bane of so many mum's existence. But honestly, we never have… Continue reading Fish Fingers and Trying Fighting School Holiday Boredom….