Our year was bookended with two special family events. My brother John getting married in February to my gorgeous new sister Kaitlin. Emily, Edward and Lucy were in the bridal party. What a wonderful day! In November my brother Daniel and his family visited from Seattle. After almost two years it was lovely to spend… Continue reading Christmas Letter 2017
Today things went a little more smoothly with the advent calendar. Emily finished school in record time so she and Edward played together all afternoon. First, Pop to the Shops, then Wii Sports. She dressed in all white with a white headband and said “Do I look like a tennis player Mummy?” Lucy has been… Continue reading Bearing Gifts: December Daily Day 2
In the past few months you have begun speaking in full sentences. I gave Daddy high five! Everything is really, really something. Really, really cold. Really, really dark. Really, really sunny. “All my’elf” You love to do things by yourself Your favourite jobs are: passing the begs for the washing, putting mummy’s water bottles in… Continue reading Edward at 32 months
Today I’m thankful for friends. Little friends who come to play and share the sunshine between showers. It was such fun for Emily and Edward to share the afternoon with their little buddy.
Today I’m thankful for siblings. Seeing and hearing our little one playing together makes my heart happy. Emily and Edward each have songs they like to sing Lucy to cheer her up. Zippy the Zebra is Emily’s go to and Happy is Edward’s.
Today I’m thankful for my little boy Edward. You are a caring, tender hearted and playful little man. You care for us all and are especially watchful of Lucy. It’s a joy hearing you tell your own stories in real words now.
Love birds Love dogs more! Love anything soft and cuddly Happiest with a crayon in hand
37 layouts thanks to Layout A Day 7 games with friends and family 21 videos 8 flights by Phill 4 weeks of school 10 new meals for Mummy 4 ‘sleepovers’ with Steve (his bathroom is being renovated) 2 Shanhun family dinners with Kath 2 birthday parties (Kate and Jake) 1 football game (Eagles WON!) 2… Continue reading May in Numbers
Edward you have discovered your strong voice and love to talk loudly. Last month was all about standing and crouching, now you speed crawl everywhere you can and call for us if you ever think it will take too long to get there (like allll the way to the front door when Daddy gets home… Continue reading 10 months