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8 photos in 8 years of marriage

That’s me and Dave eight years ago today. Young and in love and full to the brim with happiness after tying the knot in front of our family and friends. I can only remember snippets of the day as it went past in a blur. I remember waking up at the crack of dawn to […] Read more…

Sixth birthday

A letter to my six-year-old

Dear Curly-locks Today, you are six. Six! Six years since you made my life a better one. I look at you and wonder where my baby has gone. There’s absolutely no sign of her today. You are tall and lean, my little string bean. Your wavy hair frames your delicate face ever so beautifully and […] Read more…

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Young girls and facing fear

Our eldest daughter was just 18 months old when my husband Dave introduced her to rock climbing. He fashioned a tiny harness for her and used the stairs in our living room as her climbing wall. Dave’s childhood memories are full to the brim with rock climbing adventures and from word go he has been […] Read more…

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Settled into school

She is bubbling over with excitement as we make our way to the school gates. Her eyes are bright. She’s happy and carefree. She occasionally skips or breaks into a run, all the while chatting away about this, that and the other. We step through the gates and flashes of blue, white and red speed […] Read more…

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Big little sister – Go Go Pepe giveaway

With steely-eyed determination and a never give up attitude, Miss Three tackles everything head on. Don’t dare insult her with baby names, or call her little – she’s big and she’s strong and she can do it, okay?! She watches her big sister learn to read, build with the big kids’ Lego, and put together […] Read more…

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The people you meet – Clare Bowen

Have you ever met someone for the first time and instantly felt in awe of them? That’s how I felt last Monday night when I met Clare Bowen, her brother Tim, and her fiancé Brandon. Clare is an Australian actress, singer/songwriter best known for her role in American TV Show Nashville. If we’re going to […] Read more…

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Jemima’s guest house – a review

This is a sponsored post Our little family left behind the bright city lights of Brisbane last weekend and made a beeline for Byron Bay, where we were invited to spend a couple of nights at Jemima’s. Who’s Jemima? She’s a beauty of a guest house hidden away in the Byron Bay hinterland, that we […] Read more…

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