Herding cats anyone? That's probably a lot easier than teaching, encouraging, nagging and shouting about the life skills required to keep a house and it's occupants in some form of cleanliness and healthiness. It's not like I haven't been working on this since they were born or anything, after all. In that seven years of … Continue reading The trials and tribulations of teaching life skills
Happy BirthdayThe smallest Oh Waily turns 5 years old today. It's seems just like yesterday that you joined our crazy, mad family. We love you all the way to the moon and back, or perhaps nowadays all the way to Ninjago and back.
At the beginning of the year I read this post about the joys of introducing the younger generation to the wonders of Doctor Who. At the time I wasn’t so keen on sharing the programme as it is quite scary in many parts, but we eventually did so at the insistence of small children. However it really … Continue reading Doctor Who
As 2012 comes to a close tonight I thought I would finish my blogging year with a simple post. Photographs of the two Oh Waily children. Miss Oh Waily is snapped on Christmas Day at her Auntie H's, while Master Oh Waily is caught with a fluffy moustache/goatee combo a few days later on a … Continue reading Happy New Year
Cross-posted from The Pukeko Patch. Apologies to those who read both. My lovely children began asking me to take them on an adventure yesterday. Everyone, including me, was just too tired to do anything about it though. Instead today I made a plan and we headed out on our adventure just before lunchtime and got … Continue reading The Great Oh Waily Jungle Adventure