The Big Girls Room

We moved Tali into Moos room yesterday for a number of reasons, one being that it worked really well when we were away (until they got sick) so we thought we might try it at home. This also gives us room in the “spare room” to be able to have our double bed up and […]

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“its okay bunny”

is Maisies new way of comforting a sad or hurt Tali, whilst she gives her a rub on the head. Clearly we should have given Tali a better nickname…

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"its okay bunny"

is Maisies new way of comforting a sad or hurt Tali, whilst she gives her a rub on the head. Clearly we should have given Tali a better nickname…

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My sugarsnap and snow peas are ginormus

…compared to my girls at least Clearly they are a little overcrowded. I guess I was not optimistic enough about the number of seeds that would actually germinate and grow into viable plants. Maisie and I enjoyed our first fresh pea today. By the weekend, I should have a dozen or more to harvest.

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5 steps to get the best deal on gadgets at Officeworks

The recommended retail price for an Asus EEE PC ultraportable laptop is $479 (June 2008). I just bought one from Officeworks for $303, and here’s how: Do you know that Officeworks claim to offer the lowest prices? Do you know that if you can find someone else offering a lower price for a stocked item, […]

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Let me be honest with you…

This morning we were trying to get a very tired Tali back to sleep, so Maisie had a breakfast time that started with Cade, had me in the middle and then finished off with Cade. When Cade went back for the last “shift” he asked Maisie: Cade- “How was your weetbix – did you eat […]

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Family Holiday 08

We are still in recovery from our 10 days away, but we did have a great time! We spent the long weekend at PY Winter Camp where we had a great time catching up with friends and family and we even fitted a bit of study convening in as well. We were all sleeping in […]

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cough cough splutter splutter

We have just arrived home from a week of being away for PY Winter Camp and then for a week long holiday at Austi (photos to come soon). We have two sick girls and a sick and very tired Mum and a Dad who is being rejected by everyone but the dog and cat (who […]

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Review: Paintball Albury Wodonga

is fun… In an unexpected answer to an unasked prayer, I ended up a bus to play paintball in Table Top on Sunday with a bunch of other radio competition winners (read: a mostly expenses paid trip). I’ve wanted to do this for quite a while, and the experience didn’t disappoint. In my head I […]

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dont you hate it when…

you get all excited about buying a new bed for Maisie, get the bank accounts all ready to be able to buy the new bed, get the kids ready and excited about going in the car (whilst they are in the perfect shopping moods), pack the bag full of morning tea and drink bottles, get […]

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