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Ride On Mower Not in the Budget?

We would dearly love to purchase a ride on mower for the boys, but for now it is a dream.  Currently our boys are mowing approximately 5 acres with a push mower, taking them around 9 hours to accomplish.  In the current heat this is a huge task.  PC and I were brainstorming ways to […] Read more…

7 Quick Takes Friday (Vol 71)

1 The reason I received every bibliophile’s dream this week and PC received his dream of a chainsaw!! was because we both celebrated our birthdays.  PC’s on Monday, mine on Wednesday, but the best present was a babysitting voucher and tickets from our children  for PC and I to go on a date:) 2 I […] Read more…

Indulging a Bibliophile Wife

I have long been wanting bookshelves that reach to the ceiling in the library and travel the perimeter of the room. On the weekend PC began making this dream come true. Upon close inspection of the bookcase up the centre of the room, he came to the conclusion it could easily be unscrewed and then […] Read more…

Koala Has Her License!!!

Koala undertook her Provisional Driving Test yesterday; and she passed!!!! Look at that beaming smile:)  She can now drive unsupervised and in her own car too. Look out world! Off to town on her own, for the first time. Bittersweet moments. Do head over to congratulate her:) Read more…

Treasured Moments (20)

Do you find yourself falling into a pattern of daily grind, skipping the ‘fun’ activities because you don’t have time or lack energy? Do creative arts, nature walks, drama, read alouds or spontaneous acts seem only a distant dream in your life? Yet these Treasured Moments shared with loved ones uplift us, nurture our soul, […] Read more…

7 Quick Takes Friday (Vol 70)

1 Praying for North Queenslanders as they deal with the aftermath of Cyclone Yasi, the biggest cyclone to hit Australia.  So very, very  grateful to hear my friend Jenny fared well. 2 We began lessons for the new year this week.  Truly a fantastic beginning for all children!  Promising to be the best year yet:):) […] Read more…

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