And by that, I mean - Mom, here are the latest photos of your grandsons! Yeah. Seriously. Oh and I'm also catching up on the hundreds of photos I've taken over the past week, with a NEW CAMERA! (My heart swells) xxSo much climbing. And running. And chasing each other and poor Timmy-Dog. They are… Continue reading Yes. It’s time to play catch-up!
A couple of years ago now, I worked as a nanny and looked after two lovely little hobbits! Cooking for them was pretty easy with the exception of the curry dilemma! They weren't really keen on anything curry. Not even butter chicken! It was something that I was hoping wouldn't happen with the boys. As… Continue reading Kid friendly Curry? Yes! Score!
Happy Friday everyone! Slowly, oh so slowly, I have been TRYING to declutter the house. Yeah, very slowly. But in an afternoon, mostly while the boys slept, I was able to clean out our pantry and it was so satisfying! First task : Empty it! Granted I had hoped to have a completely empty pantry, but had… Continue reading The Great Pantry Purge of 2014!
What a lovely holiday we have had here in Wellington! Christmas Eve day was spent waiting for Jacob to finish a short work day, listening to christmas songs, and reading The Night Before Christmas! Christmas Eve was pretty icky weather, rainy most of the day, gusting winds, but Jacob being a brave cook, headed out… Continue reading Merry Merry Christmas one and all!
What a day! Thank you so much EVERYONE that came - near and far!! XThe Birthday BoysThere are heaps more photos....Wee Lewis!Kate and Scarlette. -AWPaul and SilasBoy band! -AWYep. A bit of chaos! -AWPhoenix -AWEtta and Wednesday -AWHappy Birthday to two amazing little men! -AW6 layer rainbow cake(s). Yes, there were two! -AWHenk enjoying some… Continue reading First Birthday, done.
Over a week has gone by since Bruce moved in with his new family. I chatted with them Friday and it sounds like he is doing well. We are all having to adjust I guess. Timmy has been a slightly different dog since Bruce left. I think he's just happy to be the only-dog-child. For… Continue reading It’s been a week of..
Unreal. Time is just flying by! Yesterday, I had the amazing privilege of holding wee little Lewis, just over a week old. He's newest addition to the already lovely Burns' family (love you guys!) and it was the first time holding a baby younger than our boys since they were born. I almost cried! Not… Continue reading Nine. Months. Seriously???
What a lovely day. While Jacob built an amazing new garden bed (in ONE DAY!!! Photos soon I hope!) and I actually got to do something that I've been wanting to do for ages... Take photos of the boys! I know I have a damn good excuse, but feel pretty slack for not taking as… Continue reading A lovely Sunday with my wee boys!