quick catch up…

Maisie is 8 now – and has been for almost half a year. She loves to read and LOVES school, ballet and dancing and singing and swimming. Her teachers tell me what a beautiful loving friend she is which makes us super proud. She has loved year 2 and is excited about year 3. Tally turned […]

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Our Ballerinas

Our biggest girls danced in the Albury Eisteddfod again – this year they got a 2nd place! They were in a group of 6 girls and they did a good job up on the big stage at the Entertainment Centre!

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Gymnastics fun

This term the girls have been doing gymnastics at school. We got to go and check out the last lesson.

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Maisie @7.1

So Maisie has just turned 7! She has really grown up into her own little self in the past 6 months – year one has changed her! Another little girl who just loves school and is very social, loves to read and also loves computer time. We gave her an email address which she uses […]

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Maisie

“Paul and Dave are our Church Meeters”. We think she means Church Leaders…

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First school concert

We attended our first of many school concerts this past week with the kinders doing a great job of “singing in the rain” and “twist again/simon says”. Here are a couple of shots of our biggest girl performing on stage in front of 800 people!!

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Maisie turns 6

Miss Moo turned 6 on Tuesday and it was almost a full week of celebrations! We had some presents at winter camp, and then her actual birthday when we got home (which included afternoon tea with some friends and dinner and cake with some cousins), and then the Morrisons over for dinner on Wednesday night […]

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6 year old in the house!

Happy Birthday to Miss Maisie Moo!

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Toothless

Maisie lost her first tooth during the week!

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Maisie rides her bike!

Training wheels have been taken off and she had a great ride down at the river today. http://twitpic.com/6po90g

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old mcdonald had a ballet girl eieieo.

Maisie went to ballet today! Its a beautiful little class run at our community center with about 5 other 4/5 year old girls. She came up with a song to show her excitement: “Old McDonlad had a farm, eieieo. And on that farm he had a ballet girl, eieieo. With a ballet dance here and […]

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maisie says

“Im so cold, im like a icy iced ice cube”. “A teenager is like when you are 20” “Josh was shootering the shooter at the photoey thing on the wall”.

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Miss Maisie @ 4.4

This is our big girl. Beautiful isnt she! Maisie has been at pre school Friday mornings this year and has enjoyed the responsibility that comes with that. She loves to help us get organised, with her school bag to be packed with what she has to take along each week. Next year she will be […]

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Her fathers hair

Maisie looks more and more like Cade every day – maybe its just the hair, but its getting pretty CRAZY!! Maisie and her crazy brushed hair 2010: Cade and his crazy “about to start uni hair” 1997:

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drop it

Miss Moo is in the middle of dropping her day sleep. We are in this weird time warp where if she doesnt have a sleep – by 5pm she is CLIMBING THE WALLS but then asleep as soon as her head hits the pillow at 7pm. If she does have a day sleep, she is […]

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Pre School Girl!

Maisie started pre school last week. Its one half day a week.

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Maisie Elizabeth @ 3.5

I have been trying to get around to doing this post for a while now – but it just seems like there is far too much to write about our darling eldest child. It seems pretty much that every parent I speak to that their kids enjoy doing all the same things as what she […]

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Jesus Saves!

Sing (To the tune of Jingle Bells): Jesus saves, Jesus saves Jesus is the way Jesus is the Saviour You should come to him today Hey! (Repeat at least 30 times at 7am on Sunday morning) Note the arrangement of traditional Nativity figurines amongst some more modern interested parties.

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So long, farewell… from the Sound of Music (extended edition)

Watch Maisie and Tally perform the moves. Listen for Tally’s perfectly timed ‘No’ to Maisie’s request to drink her first champagne. In case you are wondering what’s going on at the end, that’s Tally performing the final part of the song from the movie where Gretel goes to sleep on the stairs and she gets […]

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