These first sunny spring days are the best! We spent the day at my parents’ house, jumped (bounced rather) on the trampoline, took pictures and let baby investigate the outside world a little.
We have had one heck of a weekend, because It was a dark and stormy night. And I mean the negative way. Beachless, sunless and fresh airless, we have hardly left the apartment, because It was a dark and stormy night.
But today, Monday morning, I’d had enough. If the weather was going to act like Europe… I was going to act like Europe. Come hell or high water. (more…)
It was Saturday. We had planned for a day at the beach, and maybe a bike ride to the next village up the highway – I was craving macadamia nut shrimp and Marcus frozen yoghurt. But when we rolled out of bed this morning the sky was cloudy and picky as we have become, we decided the weather was not “good enough” and settled for a day on the couch.
As the hours wore on the overcast sky turned to heavy dark clouds and soon it was raining. But unlike the five minute drizzles we were used to, these clouds seemed inexhaustible (more…)
My mommy feelings started tingling when we heard tiny meowing outside the kitchen window. We had noticed the upstairs kids running around outside apparently very excited about something in the yard earlier, so I left the stove to go investigate. I opened our front door and just outside, looking up at me, was (more…)