Today I am grateful for a cup of tea and a biscuit with my two cherubs to regroup after a day at work.
I am grateful for this huge craft-a-thon that Eva and Hugo went on today and a babysitter with patience and enthusiasm to supervise. Now to work out what to do with all these beautiful creations!
Today I am grateful for the vegetable seedlings that Andrew and Eva planted.
Today I am grateful for craft time with Eva. It is such a lovely activity to share with her.
I am grateful for the ability to watch the AFL Grand /final live in our lounge room as a family. Eva was consistent with “Go Freo”. Hugo alternated between “Go Freo” and “Go Hawks”, but both enjoyed the footy snacks (chips, cheese and crackers) on offer!
Today I am grateful for a farm visit at kindy for the last day of Term 3 and especially for the pony ride for Eva.
I am grateful for a Skype conversation with cousins that gave these two much laughter
Today I am grateful for this gorgeous girl who picked some flowers, got a vase (a.k.a. the water jug), filled it with water and proudly presented it to me.
I am very grateful for some long overdue crafting time.
Today I am grateful for the rain that makes puddles that are so much fun to splash around in.
Today I am grateful for a successful first visit to the dentist for Hugo. The photo is post visit with his balloon exploring the train set.
Today I am grateful for Eva choosing her nurse uniform for dress up day at kindy. She even kept the hat and cape on all day and now wants to know why I don’t wear a cape when I go to work!
Today I am grateful for a successful dentist visit for Eva. I am also grateful for dress up week at Kindy which meant that she was a very colourful fairy at the dentist.
I am grateful for this little boy who calmly fell asleep in his doorway this evening listening to Eva’s bedtime stories next door. (I didn’t even realise that he was up after putting him in bed)
Today I am grateful that Eva wants to look at the book that we printed after writing Eva’s Story for the first 105 days of her life. She is just so matter of fact about what she sees in there.
I am grateful for the joy found in hiding in boxes
I am very grateful for sibling cooperation at the playground today.
Today I am grateful for a BBQ lunch in the sunshine.
I am grateful for Eva’s joy when playing boardgames. Here she is after beating Daddy at Monopoly today.
Today we are grateful that these two got up this morning and headed straight to play calmly and nicely together while we caught another few minutes of rest! The joy of a new toy library train track.
I am grateful for the joy that this beautiful boy brings us especially today, on his two and half-year birthday!
I am grateful for a successful fundraising BBQ with a lovely group of ladies. I am really enjoying my time with http://www.bellyful.org.nz.