Madhatter’s Hat

Friday Garren had his Grade 1 Madhatter Tea Party at school.He and Rob had been busying themselves all through the week on this very secretive project. A surprise, a little something that no-one else would have thought to jumble up together. I felt a little sad, that a hat of this kind would have to … [Read more here…]

Book – Candle – Yarn – Cards

I can’t believe that it has already been a week since our last link up with friends on the blog.  I for one wont admit to “time flies while you are having fun” this last week! Don’t get me wrong, I love my life and my family and I treasure every moment with them and … [Read more here…]

Coming Up To Breathe

Last week the unrelenting heat all but nearly broke me.We live in a little town nestled between mountains, so when the tempretures rise so does the humidity. A stagnant heat that one just cant seem to escape from. The boys feel it the most. I can see it in their blotched red hot faces when … [Read more here…]

This Week Gone By

I always seem to have an abundance of photographs. What can I say? I am a trigger happy Mama! So I thought, to appease my family who don’t get to see much of us and who are always on the prowl to see more, I would upload a weekly picture update just for them.  Weather … [Read more here…]

Manni Mannikin

  Little Manni ~ meet everyone… Everyone meet ~ Little Manni! Little Manni is the only fledgling that survived the storm last week Friday.   For those who are new to our home. Oumie (aka Rob’s mum) has this magickal knack for saving little birds and caring for them until they are old enough to care … [Read more here…]

Book – Candle – Yarn – Cards

One thing that has been keeping me going, while we have been ever so patiently waiting for assessors and insurances to begin the process of getting back to some form of normality after the weekends Storm That Broke The Hearth, is knowing that I will be catching up with all the lovelies over at Ginny’s … [Read more here…]

This Week Gone By

 `  I always seem to have an abundance of photographs. What can I say? I am a trigger happy Mama! So I thought, to appease my family who don’t get to see much of us and who are always on the prowl to see more, I would start a weekly picture update just for them. … [Read more here…]

Learning Words

It has been one of those weeks! I actually started this post on Monday to be ready for Wednesday so that I could join Ginny over at her lovely blog Small Things for her Yarn Along link-up. But such is life, so…. I still haven’t gotten past Chapter one in my reread of The Witching … [Read more here…]

Saving The Bees

I can go for days without picking up the newspaper or switching on the television news.  Really!! Who wants to see that kind of doom and gloom?  I leave that reading and watching up to Rob and if there is anything of concern that needs to shatter my perfect little world of raising my boys, … [Read more here…]