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A ski resort holiday weekend part three

Our last day up at Big White and we reluctantly packed the car and checked out of our condo, but we were not leaving the mountain. Not when the day dawned sunny and bright. The best of spring skiing. Since Sunday was the children’s…

March 29, 2017

A ski resort holiday weekend part two

Sunday morning promised a bit of fresh snow and we couldn’t wait to get outside, so after breakfast, Kerstie put a pork roast into the oven for a slow cooked pulled pork for supper. And, since we were all excited, after some morning cuddles……

March 29, 2017

A ski resort holiday weekend in three parts

Part one: Hello there from us over here with jelly legs and arms. We’ve just returned from a long weekend at the most beautiful resort in my daughter Kerstin’s town. Chloe and I drove the 300 miles to Kelowna, and, after a rest, all…

March 28, 2017

Hello from Sunday night

Hello from Sunday night everybody and from a very quiet house. 🙁 Yesterday, our little girls came back with balloons; much to Morgan’s annoyance, who followed the string around the house without being able to actually get the darn, floaty thing. Zoe, Isla and…

February 26, 2017

Friday funday

Well, we did it to ourselves and today we are so tired, but yesterday we had too much fun! My daughters Kerstin, Chloe, and I had a whole day and night to ourselves. I asked them what they would like to do, since our…

February 25, 2017

Hello from Sunday night

Hi everyone, How was your weekend? I hope it was lovely and you got to celebrate something special. I love celebrations. Even just a Sunday morning lie in can be a celebration…which incidentally didn’t happen round here with our three who were up at…

January 29, 2017

Happy Chinese New Year everyone! Welcome fire rooster.

Hello and Happy Chinese New Year everyone. I’m so over the Year of the Monkey. How about you? Was the monkey good to you? OMG! Trying to out monkey the monkey last year was so difficult for me. I’m so ready for the rooster.…

January 28, 2017

A day with the Ziglet

You know how people say one child is one, two are 20? Well, our two year old Zoe is 20! Kerstie came to visit for the weekend and only brought the Ziglet with her, but she was as good as gold as long as…

November 2, 2016

Autumnal table for a supper with friends.

My lovely friend Rosemarie emailed me a week or so ago to see if Kerstie might be interested in some doilies she had from her mother. She emailed photos and Kers was so very happy to have them because Kerstie runs a small vintage…

November 1, 2016

Last Sunday

Hi, hi there. So here I go again with zero blog posts for a week and half. All my best plans have been sidelined because a nasty migraine has been hanging around for several days. Ugh. I keep thinking that I’m a bit too…

October 5, 2016