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
Lucky they are all so cute! X
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.
So now for a little while, we've been using this amazing amazing table...All built my the amazing Jacob. Part recycled gymnasium floor with the free-throw line, part rimu posts from someone's old decking, lots of glue and lots of nails and a whole lot of sanding!Putting the top together, and hand carved-planed posts magically turn… Continue reading Remember that table?
Finally.After a couple heart-wrenching days, we have all arrived here in Wellington, safely, in one piece, a little tired and confused, but so happy!I was absolutely heart broken when our lovely little dog-boys were picked up in Melbourne by Barry from JetPets. Seriously. They had barely driven away before I completely lost it and broke down… Continue reading Our new home…
... not including my soon to be written love note to the All Blacks - who, yes!, won the Rugby World Cup on Sunday night! I think I'm still recovering... but here is the rest of the weekend!!Chaos Kitchen. I can't wait to have bench space. And a pantry....Running out of space. And the celebratory… Continue reading The weekend catch up…
This was my last weekend - and will probably be this weekend too. Crochet. Beer. All Blacks. The life.1. The most selfless thing I've ever done was moving countries to be with the one I love... even though I guess I did it for me as well... I guess that doesn't count as selfless.2. When it… Continue reading Fill in the _____ Friday!
For the last two or more years I feel like I've been in a holding pattern. Too busy saving money to go out and enjoy myself (too much) and too close to leaving the country to want to commit myself to any bands or outside activities that I'd only have to leave when we finally… Continue reading Jacob answers – "So – why are you moving?"
For the last two or more years I feel like I've been in a holding pattern. Too busy saving money to go out and enjoy myself (too much) and too close to leaving the country to want to commit myself to any bands or outside activities that I'd only have to leave when we finally… Continue reading Jacob answers – “So – why are you moving?”