Sorry, no post today – I have a very sore eye and cannot cope with screens. Hopefully tomorrow will be better.
Hannah is sitting on the floor in front of the Christmas tree, wearing a Santa hat, singing, “la, la, la, la, life’s a happy dream”. She is only 6. There are 20 little kids her […]
Kind of disconcerting when driving and Nathanael is yelling “Go, go, go!” from the back seat as soon as the lights turn green.
I got to spend my Friday with my two girls at their school fun day yesterday. In Connecticut parents are being told their children have been murdered by an evil young man with a gun. […]
After a day of hard labour I now have a sore back and no front hedge!
Iona is enjoying her “best birthday ever”, presents, cake and morning tea with neighbours, lunch with friends at Great Taste, movie with friends (Puss in Boots) and now some party games. Apparently the best part […]
Disappointed to find we were right in moving the girls to another school. Reply from school board effectively says, “we are concerned by what happened but will change nothing”. Which we expected but had hoped […]
The bedtime battle has commenced! So far tantrum-throwing toddler has been defeated once but appears to be rallying his forces for a counter attack. (I can hear the pounding of troops marching now!)
Phew! Just intercepted Nathanael as he came in the door with a plate piled high with sand, “for you Dad”. (None on the floor this time!) It was thoughtful, he had arranged stones and shells […]