Family Update: Exciting Times Ahead!

    It is official. 2015 is going to be the year for us. The year for us. After many, many years of talking and planning and dreaming about it, and more than a year of preparing the house¬†for selling, the ball has finally been moved from its rock steady spot and is rolling. We… Read More

Making Homemade Ravioli: It’s a Family Affair

  My Saturday plans to make fresh ravioli for dinner ended up with the opening of the culinary domestic sweatshop. Paddy came on board to cook the filling earlier on during the day. Afternoon came around and with the filling now cool, it was time to begin preparing the ravioli. Obviously, with 13 of us… Read More

A Week of Birthdays

    We ended up marking the end of more than a month of various bugs and illness by celebrating three birthdays within five days. Ben celebrated his 22nd birthday on the 10th, miles away from us of course, being in the chilly north for uni while we are remain in the almost-as-chilly-but-not-quite-as-cold south-east. A… Read More

And this is why children don’t always do as they’re asked…

  Caitlin demonstrated to the girls how they should hug sideways for a photo ‘with your arms out… like this.’ So the girls posed for the photo – with their arms out… like this!     Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on faves Buzz it up Share on… Read More