Perry’s Birthday … Exciting News & Taking The Next Step …

_MG_7917-1Hey everyone … so we have some exciting news to share today … but first off its Perry’s Birthday today … as he is off in Saudi again this week we celebrated his birthday over the weekend … trying to do things he wanted to do among the mountain of errands we had to fit in as well …

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Caturday with Hugo & Derek …

Processed with VSCOcam with a6 presetHey everyone … welcome to this week’s Caturday post … the boys have been quite a bit demanding this week … but they are so adorable its hard to be made at those cute little fluffy faces …

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Knitting Adventures … Bandanna Cowl …

_MG_2718-1Hey everyone … just a quick post this time … I realised I hadn’t shared pictures if this knit before and thought I’d do a quick one about it now … this started out as a “I dont know what to Knit so I’ll just start something and see where I end up” kinda project …

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Weekly Roundup … Busy Knitting & Weekend Plans …

IMG_20140827_120135Hey everyone … this week feels like its just flown by … which I guess isn’t a bad thing … I’ve thankfully been sleeping better too so I’m waking up naturally before my alarm and without feeling as tired throughout the day … although I was woken up rather unceremoniously by Derek this morning taking a slow stroll over my tummy to get my attention … I guess he is trying a new tactic to get his breakfast …

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South Africa – Safari Photos … All The Other Animals …

_MG_0946-1OK so after my rather wording post about the BIG FIVE yesterday I’m going to try and keep the words to a minimum in this one … so scroll on down and enjoy the photos with small descriptions where relevant …

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South Africa – Safari Photos … The Big Five … Well Four Of Them Anyway …

_MG_1179-1Well I’m finally posting about the actual Safari part of our South Africa Trip … but before I do I thought I’d give a bit of a background as to how we ended up deciding to do this trip and the thought process behind it … if only because it started out as a completely different idea and over the course of a couple weeks its evolved and changed into what we ended up doing …

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Monday Links for the Week …

Processed with VSCOcam with f2 presetHey everyone … the start of another week … our weekend was pretty packed but we also kept some time aside for relaxing … so all in all it was pretty balanced … I’ve been really bad at making sure I eat properly lately during the week … but last week I did cook up a few dishes … this one was kind of a cross between a Shakshuka (because of the eggs) and a Bolognase (because of the mince) … although in reality its nothing like either … its basically some cooked mince, with whatever veggies I had left in the fridge and a couple eggs on top … really simple and quick to make and pretty filling too on its own …

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