The Great Toy Explosion…

I have an abundance of toys for my kids.  It is scary how much stuff they have.  I do not know how this happened.  It is a bit out of control and trying to contain it is nearly impossible. Until today.  I got off my butt and finally organised the play area a little.  It … Continue reading The Great Toy Explosion…

I Adore Making Little Pots of Goodness…

Reggie is 8 months old now and eating up a storm. One of my favourite things about little people is making their little pots of goodness, be it fruit, vegies, cereals or whatever. I'm not so good at the time management thing, so when I need to I just make a monster batch and freeze … Continue reading I Adore Making Little Pots of Goodness…

Let Them Craft

I love letting my girls go-for-it, in the crafting and art department.  I just love watching their pudgy little fingers manage scraps of paper, wield the scissors, and manipulate the glue stick to their whims, tongues poking out to the side of their pursed lips in utter concentration. I try really hard not to guide, … Continue reading Let Them Craft

The Cover Photos…

Images left to right: 1. Some sweet beach art I made this summer at the shack. It's just a bunch of twigs, leaves and grasses from the yard, all twined together with some white cotton string. I saw this in a magazine somewhere, and for the life of me I cannot remember where, so if … Continue reading The Cover Photos…

In at the deep end…

Lordy, I'm so nervous doing this, my very first post.  Perhaps I should plan something meticulously, draft, edit, draft, edit, until I am left with just a hello and not a whole lot more. Or, as my most common operating mode would have, just wing it.   I love life, especially mine.  I have a … Continue reading In at the deep end…