The silly season is the best season

The weekends in the lead up to Christmas are mad, let's face it, but sometimes a manic day can end brilliantly and that was the case today. We had to fit in swimming lessons, a brunch with friends as well as shopping for the hubby's work Christmas party (given he was the one coordinating it). …

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Housebound for the weekend

It's Bathurst weekend!  The weekend where we basically plonk ourselves in front of the TV and worship all things motorsport.  For those outside of Australia, Bathurst is an annual event car race that brings rev-heads from around the country together to watch V8 Supercars chase each other around a 6-oddkm track for 1000km (or 161 …

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Saturday bliss

Sunshine makes for the best weekends don't you think? And today didn't disappoint.  A fabulous start to the weekend catching up with my gals at the park, checking out the farmer's market, continuing with my grey-no-more sessions, cheese toasties for dinner, and finishing up with Miss Congeniality.  Happy days! What did you get up to …

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Drinks, Football and boardgames

Originally, I had plans to catch up with the girls for a few drinks tonight but for a whole range of reasons it fell through.  So some great friends of ours, aka the Fitz family, came over to watch the football (#gohawks #alwaysHawthorn #brownandgold) which is not an uncommon occurrence during footy season.  We had …

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The packing of all the stuff

I love a weekend away, but I'm not at all a fan of the rigmorale associated with going.  Today we're off to celebrate the 50th birthday of one of my hubby's cousins so I'm in the process of pulling together ALL THE STUFF required of carting an infant and a toddler on an out-of-town trip. We're …

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