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Daisy is now 13!

The reason that this blog exists is because in July 2006 I wrote an opening blog post to tell my sisters (but the world of no one listening) that we were having a baby. Almost 14 years have passed can you even believe that I am STILL writing on this blog?! BabyMac was born and on Valentines Day the … [Read a little more...]

Monday Meal Ideas: Wrap it up!

Good morning friends, how are you? Hope you all has a good weekend? I personally would have liked one extra day thrown in there for good measure...I was just getting used to it and then it was over. That bloody Monday morning sure comes around fast... This week I will be throwing together some … [Read a little more...]

Girls on Tour: Road trip to Orange for The Huddle

Ever since we went out to Orange 18 months ago for our last Girls on Tour regional shopping trip (you can read about it in this post, this post and this post). I have been a huge fan of Pip and what … [Read a little more...]

Monday (on a Tues) Meal ideas: mid week dinners

Good morning! I didn't mean to confuse you like this...but we were away yesterday morning and when we got home we had no power, no phone reception, no nothing so I couldn't get anything out to you … [Read a little more...]

Maggie started SCHOOL!

Last Wednesday the big day came and little Maggie who I swear was just born, popped on her school uniform, pulled up those sweet little cotton socks and off she went on her way. She was pretty low key … [Read a little more...]

What I’m reading, watching & listening to

It's been a while since I have done one of these friends, and I must say I have been reading with GUSTO since the start of the year. Something about hiding from the world, or just wanting to be off … [Read a little more...]

Monday Meal Ideas: Meatless Inspo

I know I'm not the only one who feels like TODAY is the actual start to the new year. Kids are back in school, work is back properly (for a self employed person while I have been working all holidays … [Read a little more...]

A hundred small goodbyes

My Mum's brother, my uncle, who we were all very close with and was like a father figure to the kids in our family died very suddenly almost 20 years ago now. I have been thinking a lot about the … [Read a little more...]

I guess that’s why they call it the blues…

We sat around the table on Christmas Day and listened as this came onto my playlist. Rob and I both started crying, knowing what was ahead us the next few weeks as we left the next day up to the farm … [Read a little more...]

Christmas 2019

We have had the loveliest few days with family celebrating Christmas. After a busy time it's been lovely to change the pace a little and only worry about menu planning, seating people and making sure … [Read a little more...]

It’s the 23rd of December

Somehow. SOMEHOW! It's been a crazy week - of celebrations, work, end of school, terrifying fire conditions and weather and a little well needed rest yesterday. It's quite the rollercoaster around … [Read a little more...]

Full & Thorough Reporting

This time next week it will be Christmas Eve, and this morning instead of feeling overwhelmed about everything that has to happen I am choosing to feel excited about it, the magic of Christmas and how … [Read a little more...]

Monday Meal Ideas: Christmas entertaining

We are on the countdown now my friends...just three more school days to get through, things should be slowing down with the shop and next week...CHRISTMAS! I can't remember looking forward to having a … [Read a little more...]

Girls Christmas Dinner 2019

Last night we had our annual Girls Christmas dinner - one of my favourite nights of the year as we come together to celebrate another year. I love this Christmas dinner so much - working from home … [Read a little more...]