Monthly Archives: May 2012

Winter Weather (sort of)

Finally today we have had some rain. We have been enjoying the most balmy Autumn with daytime temperatures around 23C and cool crisp mornings. All day today the clouds have been drawing in and the light fading from the sky. … Continue reading

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Exam Stress & New Hair

My poor son has year 11 exams and is suffering from exam stress. In fact we are all suffering along with him. I haven’t had the use of my computer for the last week as he has been studying. The … Continue reading

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More Vintage Fun

A few more pictures to share with you.

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Vintage Fun Day

My sisters, (we have adopted Jill), and I decided to have a vintage fun day. Sarah collects vintage dresses and we all love dressing up. We had such a lovely day! A delicious lunch, some music playing and then dress-ups. … Continue reading

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Pretty Home ideas

I just thought I would share some pictures of different homes that I found in a copy of English Home magazine. I think if I could meld them all together it would be the perfect home for me. One filled … Continue reading

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Happy Days

What a beautiful day it has been. Although the weather is cooler there has been gentle sunshine and blue skies. The children and I decided to make the most of the break in the rain to play outside. Just like … Continue reading

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Playing Truant

I have been a very naughty Mum today because I have let my children play truant and we have had a great day. Today is the start of NAPLAN testing in Australia. All children in years 3, 5, 7 & … Continue reading

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For the Love of Ella

I have always found music to be wonderfully evocative of mood. It can soothe you, fire you up to exercise, enable you to cry over a broken heart and lift your spirits when you’re feeling flat. My taste is eclectic, … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

It’s Mother’s Day in Australia today. I know it’s different in different parts of the world but Happy Mother’s Day to all the mums out there. My baby girl woke me up with a move that would not have been … Continue reading

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How Toys Change

I had such a trip down memory lane this week when Carys, one of my twins, asked me about the toys I played with when I was little. We sat and chatted for a while and then she went and … Continue reading

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