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Weekendiness

down for the count…

I seem to have been hit for six with a bit of a cold. The wedding yesterday was WONDERFUL, notwithstanding croaky voice and stuffy head! I have a house-full of family suggesting I go straight to bed and as I'll be up with Ivy later anyway, I think I might […]

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escape artists

Oh yessirree. A last minute bolt. Our favourite, favourite rabbit hole.  Where else can you :: ride your bike in your jarmies?   :: run through the garden and pick up the fallen lemons… … and thrown the rotten ones… …over the fence? (This one)   :: Where else would […]

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picnicking

There's nothing like it. Alfresco peanut butter sandwiches… …some very serious games of hide and seek… ..i.e. small excited people hiding from their terrifying father… …and how much do I love my boy's smile?   I'm joining in with Elsie Marley's Kid's Clothes Week challenge this week – spending one […]

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I love the mountains

This weekend one whole side of my extended family, a wonderful bonus that came with Adam, went to the mountains. Where lichen grows on walls and the temperature drops to freezing. One of my favourite places in the world (after Mum and Dad's.) We holed up in a cosy house […]

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weekendiness

Wintertime in Sydney. SO dreadful. A horrible place to live. The poor children.   They're having a miserable day (with some favourite friends, also miserable?) Hope you're having an equally miserable weekend, gorgeous people. xxx

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recharged

Well hello! I hope you had a smashing weekend.  We did. First overnight stay away with new baby: at Mum and Dad's so not really pushing the boat out I s'pose. Totally, totally lovely.   What's not to adore about the farm? :: Mum and Dad's tradition of putting out […]

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weekend moments

Favourite takeaway, lunchtime Saturday: Favourite almost-six-year-old: Favourite three-and-a-half-year-old in her favourite photo-pose: New favourite picnic spot:  With this view: Favourite cardigan: And thievery of his Dad's favourite accessories: (Frisking him for the iPhone.) Hope you had a lovely weekend.  xxx      

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dog day

I LOVE dogs. Love love love them. Don't have one. Grew up with lots of them (a.k.a farm hounds or as Dad referred to them, co-workers.) Had a very big badly behaved Alaskan Malamute/Alsatian cross called Kiska a number of years ago who I still pine for.  Our friends with […]

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Easter camping part 1

Camping in the Blue Mountains. Totally utterly beautiful…   …at all times of the day.  This wee uninhabited hut (above) was across the hill from our campsite. We looked at it first thing in the morning and late in the afternoon and it always looked different. What a spot. This […]

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