Most Monday nights, we have a small group of very good friends come over for dinner. We all take turns cooking, which is a great break for me, but I love seeing what crazy things everyone makes. Anything from fondue to pork hocks, or coq au vin to spaetzle. It gets a little out of… Continue reading A very special Monday..
Life is good here in Wellington. We have lucked out with the weather. It's been simply stunning. Being able to play outside and get that fresh air makes all the difference in the world. We had a great weekend spent with family and spending the time to catch up on little things ie. tree trimming and… Continue reading Another Sunny Weekend!
... 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…
according to my iPhone. A good morning cuddle & Father's Day with the boys. Little Bruce on the Prairie & making new supports for the chairs. Still Granny Squaring away & a Sunday Osso Bucce in prep. We hope everyone had a good weekend! And everyone has a good Monday!!!!
According to my iPhone. Jacob working on our chairs. And a sniff from Timmy.
1. My idea of pure perfection would be a quiet weekend-ish day during the week, painting in the sunshine, maybe reading a book laying in the backyard and dozing off in the warmth of the sun.2. Love and Food make the world go 'round.3. If it weren't for Jacob I'd never have believed we'd ever be moving to NZ..4. Bloggers are awesome. Even when… Continue reading Fill in the Blank Friday…
Ok. Here is my movie recommendation for the weekend!Zia: Being here with you reminds me of what I was like before my suicide. Mikal: What were you like? Zia: I was happy...Yes, I know. A dark comedy about suicide? Yes. It is.I really liked this movie. You should try and see it sometime.And yes, the Gogol Bordello… Continue reading Wristcutters – A Love Story
Apparently Collingwood won... What a gorgeous weekend for a BBQ! And friends, beers, and hanging out in the backyard playing Kubb...Jackal's action shot2kg of chicken wingsTimmy getting some cuddle action from JulieSleepy Bruce enjoying the sunshineBryan & JulieI think Duncan and Jackal were dancing at this point...Bruce in the field of playMarshmallow & a fire calls… Continue reading Another Anti-AFL weekend…
Happy Friday everyone!!!I'm so happy! This has been my first week back on my fabulous bike after my accident. I've been taking easier than I would like - riding to work in the morning and PTing most of the way home out of the city - but it's amazing... I love the feeling of the… Continue reading My first week back on the bike!
I feel like I made these ages ago now... I've had them made, photographed and just patiently waiting to be uploaded online.Go check out the new buttons for sale!!! So tomorrow is another Monday. Bah! Evil Mondays. I try not to have such a negative look on Mondays, but I can't help it. What is… Continue reading *new buttons on etsy