Family

Wedding Anniversary

Yesterday Monte and I celebrated our 9th wedding anniversary. Here’s us when we were married – aged just 21 and 22! We celebrated with a scenic drive followed by a family picnic at Margate playground aka Du Pont Bicentennial Park, where we ‘fed’ (under duress) ducks that made Matty cry; watched boats on the water; […]

Georgia wins Pet Parade at Middleton Fair

On Saturday we went to the Middleton Country Fair. It was a superb day! We saw animals, visited lots of stalls of homemade crafts and produce and Georgia took Lucy in the pet parade and they won! Georgia won a scarecrow badge and some lollies because she had the cutest pet – and quite possibly […]

A day in the forest

On Friday I felt rather low, being rather claustrophobic and lonely. Monte, being the great man he is, would not put up with my crap, and insisted that we all took a walk into the forest to look for the creek. I agreed, not reluctantly, and I felt so much better afterwards that I wanted […]

Animal Farm

Feeling happy!   Me and MG at Dover beach on Aussie Day. I now know where Georgia gets her gorgeous hair from! “look at mummy! doesn’t she look funny” (ha ha) – lovely kiddies giggling Bonnydoon – serene despite ol’ Genny* running on Jerry’s* good juice. We have names for everything now. This is how […]

Arriving at Fangorn Farm

Possibly the best picture I have ever taken. Matthew is a real country feller in his overalls, with his trusty companion d’Artagnan. When we arrived at the property, the first thing we did was walk the top perimeter. That’s everybody, including the cat. It was Monte’s birthday the day we arrived. We celebrated midnight with […]