All Is Revealed

I’d love to write to you today about how much I love my kids. And I do. The moment I saw my first-born my heart broke into shards, and I felt like it would never be put back together. I discovered this unfailing love where my heart ached and burst from loving. It hit me … Continue reading All Is Revealed

Christmas Soft Dolls For All The Kiddos…

For Christmas this year, I made these dolls for the five little kidlets of my nieces and nephews. They are quite sweet. Not perfect. But sweet none-the-less. Now down to details: I used this pattern from BlackApple (Etsy & Blog) UPDATE 2016: I no longer use this pattern as I have made up my own. Took … Continue reading Christmas Soft Dolls For All The Kiddos…

Everyone Who Travels Has A Story To Tell.

  Our family, well, we love a holiday! LOVE! Whether it be camping, or exploring little towns, or walking through a big city. Always learning, always walking, always photographing and always relaxing. So today on the blog is travel day. A time when I can recall where we’ve been, dream about where we want to … Continue reading Everyone Who Travels Has A Story To Tell.

And So With The Sunshine…

Today I was going to blog my recipe for a healthy  …well… an almost healthy Honey and Vanilla Cheesecake. The first time I made it (about two years ago), it was awesome! Pure awesome! Totes AMAZEBALLS (as my trying-to-be-cool-and-slightly-funny husband would say)! I wrote down the recipe as I was making it, and it was so delicious … Continue reading And So With The Sunshine…

A New Year, A New Cleaning Schedule.

So as we have already discussed, I am a bit of a cleaner. And being the end of 2014, it is time to look at my cleaning schedule for the next year. I detest cleaning because it takes time away from my kiddos and from a happy life. It robs me of my serenity. But … Continue reading A New Year, A New Cleaning Schedule.

Well – Hello there lovely!

It’s late on a Saturday night here. I’ve been sitting here trying to get this darn blog looking perfect. Of course, it isn’t perfect, not by my standards anyway, but that seems to be the theme of this blog (and my life) isn’t it? The not perfect. The idea is to stop striving for the … Continue reading Well – Hello there lovely!

The Week We’ve Had!!! (or Mother Guilt Honesty!)

Well! I had all awesome intentions of making sure I blogged every Tuesday starting last week… And look at me… Second week and I am already a week late! But I promise I have a good reason… This week has been rather hectic. It all started last Saturday night, when I ducked out of the … Continue reading The Week We’ve Had!!! (or Mother Guilt Honesty!)

Lil’s Room Makeover.

Lilli’s room is really very yellow! very… yellow… lovely… but… yellow…! This is what her room looked like when we were thinking about buying the house: This is what it looked like after we had moved in and set it up   This is what it looked like after Lil had a nap one afternoon: … Continue reading Lil’s Room Makeover.

Today is the day to sort out the house!

So once a month or so, we sit down and work out house stuff – Today we have decided to focus on the garden. Our garden is generally pretty small. But hubby has built a 1m x 5m patch out the back for vegies. We will get that filled with soil in the next few … Continue reading Today is the day to sort out the house!