Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Reason 446

Remembering all the wonderful things we did this year. It's been a great year. 

Reason 445

Having New Years Eve off from work and celebrating with my family! 

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Reason 444

Drinking frozen mango smoothies on a hot, hot day. 

Reason 443

Whenever I catch up with my brother and sister all the stories from our childhood come up and are told again and again. I never tire of laughing at these memories. 

Reason 442

Every Christmas family get together we take photos - and not just one or two - hundreds!!!!! I love it when we go photo crazy!!!

Reason 441

My family - all together for Christmas. 

Reason 440

Looking back and remembering a wonderful year. 

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Reason 436

Hubby's gift! Tricked into going shopping for a secret Santa gift only to find out it's for me!!! 

Reason 435

It's Christmas Eve - both my boys are home - and we are watching "Miracle on 34th Street" (1947 version) (thanks to Jack) and eating chicken rolls and rumballs (thanks to James). Couldn't be happier! 

Reason 434

Meeting Brock for lunch and having a wonderful time catching up.

Monday, December 23, 2013

Reason 433

Opening today's swap gift and finding this... "T" is for treat - gorgeous fabric bowl full of my favourite chocolates! 

Reason 432

Having a Pandora Christmas decoration on the tree!!

Sunday, December 22, 2013

Reason 431

Christmas swaps! 
My gifts from my partner Kylie in the Friends in Stitching Christmas swap. 

Reason 430

Christmas candy toenails!

Friday, December 20, 2013

Reason 429

Christmas lights!!!! I just love driving around before Christmas and taking all the beautiful lights and decorations in. 

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Reason 428

Spending time with Leona. 
The beautiful painting she gave me today. 

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Reason 427

Celebrating Christmas with the Tuesday Girls. Our Christmas party.....

Reason 426

My boys!!! 

Reason 425

Seeing James graduate from university with a Bachelor of Multimedia. 
So very proud of him. 

Reason 424

Live theatre! Going to see Chitty Chitty Bang Bang with Hedley and Michael tonight. 

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Reason 423

Being in the city!

Reason 422

Sharing green smoothies with Jack. Helping to get him healthy! 

Reason 421

My gorgeous little Raggedy Annie angel has arrived for the top of our tree. I absolutely LOVE her xx

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Reason 417

Memories of Christmas as a child. Mum and dad would take my sister and I into the Valley to see Santa playing the piano on the McWhirters building. Plus we would see the moving Christmas displays in the Myer building. Then we'd have ice creams!!! 

Reason 416

Christmas decorations.....
Especially these two received in the mail on the same day. Traditional pudding made by Michelle and cute modern owl from Mum. Spoilt!!! 

Reason 415

Seeing the new monuments at Logan Village tonight. 

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Monday, December 9, 2013

Reason 413

Cupcakes from Bec! Coconut and lime this time! Delicious! 

Reason 412

Receiving parcels in the mail - especially when they're from mum!!! 

Reason 411

First morning cuddles!
With Squeaky. 

Reason 410

Rum balls! Same recipe I've been using for years and I think they're delicious!