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Merry Chrismess

Hello Lovelies,

Well we are six weeks away from Christmas! Can you believe it?! How did that happen?? Yet another year has flown by…

As we started to think about gifts to give this year I knew that I wanted to give something  made by the boys to Nonna & Grandpa Paul and Grandma & Grandpa Jer… Jack is still a little too young to do much ‘crafting’ either the crafts are too difficult or his attention span just isn’t there and Linden is only 5 months old so… 466 more words

Lifestyle

Vacations Don't Build Memories, People Do. (and people are everywhere!)

There’s a social protocol heading into summer around these parts. We ask every person we meet the same questions. “Any plans for the summer?”

Most summers I fumble with niceties around our personal answer to this question. 1,270 more words

Family Life

Simple pleasures...

I recently had a fantastic holiday on the beautiful island of Crete. Although we have holidayed every year, this was our first ‘sunshine’ holiday for 30 years! 204 more words

Holiday

Skiing and the first set of IOU Vouchers for Very Lovely Children

Off we were skiing for Christmas.  Ok, off we were to the French Alps because I had promised myself that I would have a snowball fight with my children on Christmas day at least once in my life.   854 more words

Palace of Care - Living every moment

Living every moment when you’re dying

In New Zealand last week we celebrated Hospice Awareness Weak and to tell you the truth I’m not sure how impactful the week actually was. 760 more words

Ideas

Bloomin’ Beautiful Bournemouth.

We were really lucky to be able to spend the Easter weekend away at the Dorset coast. It’s been a good few years since we visited there last- oh my – at least ten – where does time go? 392 more words

Family

Dawn and the Joy of Insomnia

There are many reasons for insomnia.  So many, in fact, that when someone asks me why I can’t sleep, I’d like to offer up this analogy. 631 more words