I’m going to Canada!

A couple of you already know this, but most of you don’t.I’m going to Toronto in August for a work conference. I’ll be attending the International AIDS Conference from 13-18 August but first I am having a few days of annual leave and I’ll be staying with Jenn! I’m starting to get excited now, since […]

My baby is 4!

I really wanted to post this on Ethan’s birthday, but didn’t get time. So please pretend you are reading this on May 27th, 2006. Happy Birthday Ethan! I can’t believe you are 4 years old today. The time since you were born has flown by so quickly and you have grown up really fast. I’m […]

Ethan & Mummy are sick

Well actually, Ethan is better now but Mummy is still feeling like crap.Just colds, but nasty ones. He’s been coughing like a chimney sweep with asthma, but we *may* have finally found a cough medicine that works! Woohoo!Anyway, we both stayed home yesterday – him from preschool & kindy, and me from work. He watched […]

My boy is really growing up!

Ethan has just left with my sister-in-law Sarah on his first solo playdate … as in I am not there with him. Granted, it is a playdate with his cousin, but it is still a big deal for him. He’s quite a shy child at times.Sarah emailed me the other day and asked if Ethan […]

Our weekend getaway …

Rob and I celebrated our wedding anniversary with a night at the Duxton Hotel in the city. The kids stayed at my parents’ place on Friday night and all day Saturday. We got to the Duxton at 2.30pm, then we hit the hotel gym and had a swim in the pool, then a soak in […]

Gingerbread People

I was thinking this morning how scrapbooking and blogging are so intricately linked. Confused? Well, often I blog about things that I intend to scrapbook, and today I scrapped a page that I am now going to blog about.I would have blogged about this earlier, but it happened almost six months ago. Therefore, I can’t […]

Our Easter weekend

We had a great Easter weekend. After church on Friday morning, we headed up to Whangarei for a couple of nights. We stayed with Rob’s mum and stepdad, but we also caught up with Paul & Jo, Liv & Hamish as well as Julien (Rob’s dad) and Jenni. Rob went fishing all day Saturday with […]