Today I am grateful for yummy food on a Saturday eaten together as a family.
Today I am grateful for bedtime for two small people who were tired and arguing over everything from 5pm.
I am grateful that it’s going to be a bright sunny day tomorrow!
Today I am grateful for Hugo’s help with unpacking the cutlery from the dishwasher and for the artful rearranging of the existing cutlery in the drawer also.
We are all grateful for the return of Daddy from a work trip. This was on Eva’s bed for Daddy to find when he went to kiss her goodnight. I think that I must be the missing person!
Today I am grateful for some crafting together. Although I was also grateful to pack up the crafting together. (NB crafting with a 2-year-old has it’s challenges)
Today I am grateful for a special delivery of flowers to my doorstep this afternoon. I am blessed.
Eva: Mummy do you know why there was a special delivery of flowers for you?
Me: No, why?
Eva: Because you are so lovely!
Today I am grateful for some helpful natural remedies to help ease Eva’s ear ache.
I am grateful for this smiling boy who is feeling unwell with a runny nose and cough but happy to play with this house for a while.
Today I am grateful for this wonderful view of The Remarkables from our hotel in Queenstown. We enjoyed an amazing two days together in a beautiful town where we lived 10 years ago.
I am grateful for a delicious picnic lunch yesterday (in the boot of the car because of the icy wind off of the mountains)
I am grateful that we enjoyed some much needed outdoors time in a beautiful spot called Paradise
I am grateful that my husband got to have much fun driving through the river crossings on the drive to Paradise.
I am grateful for an amazing dinner at Botswana Butchery. We both enjoyed our exceptionally cooked meat and sides complimented by a delicious wine. It was all so good.
I am grateful for a day of Winter sunshine which found us enjoying a delicious lunch at our favourite winery, Mt Difficulty
I am grateful for plane travel without children. Although it means that I left my husband in Queenstown for him to do some work it was such a joy to be on a flight without children. Although I did keep thinking that I needed more things attached to me each time I left the plane!
Obviously I am grateful for all this uninterrupted time with my wonderful husband. Can you tell that we love sharing good food and wine?
Today I am grateful for time together to be Marnie and Andrew with a weekend in Queenstown.
We are especially grateful for the wonderful Kate who is keeping our two cherubs happy, fed and entertained.
I am grateful that my husband can reassure me many times that they are fine.
Today I am grateful that while I was preparing dinner inside I got an invitation to “Dinner in the Cubbyhouse for my Birthday”! As you can see the spread was very impressive and super tasty.
I am grateful for the arrival of my new skirt lovingly crafted by Jenna and gifted by Mum, Dad and Grandma for my birthday. I can’t wait to wear it. PS Skirts are rather tricky to take photos of!
Today I am grateful for the glorious sunshine today and a home day to rest and get washing done, dried and folded!
I am grateful for Daddy and Eva enjoying a board game together before bed.