Posts Tagged ‘children’

flat #blogjune

03Jun16

Bit flat last weekend was with family had a couple of hours with Izzy in the car and we sang to this…a fave…and it’s true   Advertisements


Royal

01Jul13

Currently experiencing some royal treatment. Izzy is painting my toe nails. She offered. She does at times. Mum. Sit back and I’ll paint your nails. Jack just came in. Got his full license today. The P plates are gone. Izzy pointed out that he can teach her to drive. So feeling blessed. And grateful. And […]


Buttons

23Jun13

You know those – I’m an adult, treat me like an adult – oh, but when I choose…button. Kids. No. Adults. Buttons. Love em but so wearying at times. Nothing even that they have done especially. Just buttons. Kids. Won’t make any sense to anyone but me. (but the front room looks great) #palespring


End of an era

12Sep11

Carl and I saw the last Harry Potter movie last night. Harry and friends are a similar age to Jack and his friends, so it’s been more than a little weird watching them all grow up – Harry and his friends in a much more public manner! Isabel has read and reread all the books […]


70 x 18…

16Jun11

On Sunday my newly turned 18 year old boy had a birthday party. He/we shared the party with another boy. About 70 of their nearest and dearest friends were invited via a closed Facebook invitation. We had security (two of my nephews who are way over six foot and gym junkies) and we made it […]


Managing challenging behaviour….. I went to a PD day last Saturday at uni, and came home with my head buzzing. I was always going to be interested in presentations about managing challenging behaviour. At the outset though I have to say that although I have two kids, I haven’t really had to deal with challenging […]


A few zombie experiences of late make a nice update to a pretty hectic few months, both at home and at work (ok- it’s a bit of a tenuous theme). Carl joined Facebook this year, reluctantly and he doesn’t do much there (and neither do I much these days), but this week – FB removed his profile pic […]