Small Successes (21)

It’s important for moms to recognize that all the small successes in our days can add up to one big triumph. 1I created an art centre.Very happy with the result. 2I totally re-arranged the kitchen cupboards and the games/craft cupboard.Massive job, so thrilled. 3I survived Birthday Week and a case of mastitis.Major achievement. Visit Faith […]

Designing a Mass Bag?

My friend Anne has given me this beautiful piece of material. I’ve been pondering what to use it for? It has finally occurred to me that it would make lovely Mass bags. I’m planning on having special items to help my little ones focus on the Mystery. Any ideas/ suggestions of designs or patterns?

Creating An Art Centre

One of my wishes for my ‘dream learning room’ is an art centre. As that event will be some time away I gave some thought as to how I could set up a temporary centre. My requirements were for a compact centre that contained the majority of supplies. We also needed a way to scoop […]

Hearts for Home: July 7th

In my weekly ‘Hearts for Home’ post I am encouraging myself and others to commit to thinking about what 4-6 things we can do each week to bring our thoughts, prayers and actions to keeping our ‘Hearts for Home’. My commitments for this week: 1To make our home as visually appealing as possible.To this end […]

The Birthday Four

Today Michelangelo celebrated his 10th birthday with a combined party with his 5 year old sister and two of her friends. His party theme was African Safari. As we only have birthday parties with friends for the ‘big’ numbers both children were pretty excited. The ‘triplets’ theme was Pirates and Princesses. Captain Jake turned 5 […]

Trampoline Antics

Our children spent hours on the trampoline. It truly was one of the best buys; thanks Uncles:) Somersaults, belly swivels, flying squirrel acts, Back bounces, handstands.for hours and hours in the sunshine or rain, they are to be found in gravity defying acts.