This lovely hand-made card was presented to me by my then 6 year old sister Jenna when I got home from the hospital after having all of my wisdom teeth removed just before my 18th birthday. It really cheered me up at the time and it still does today.
Yes, life was certainly simple when I was 3 months old! Here I am in my classic baby bouncenette – a simple metal frame with a mesh cover and straps to kind of hold me in. You’ll note that it’s even in pink. Either a grown-up type person would apply gently pressure to make it […]
As we enter the home stretch of the time known as Waiting for Bump, I’m saving up little projects that can be done at night for the anticipated boring hours of feeding and sleeplessness. There’s a few TV shows and movies included to watch for when my brain doesn’t want to really get involved (Next […]
The second Monday in March was always Moomba when I was growing up. It was also Labour Day, the celebration of the 8 hour working day but really it was the Moomba Parade which was the true highlight. The parade has been going since 1955 and consists of colourful floats and displays from various groups. […]
I know, you were expecting something like those teenage mutant things that were so popular when I was younger – no, this is much cooler. This is a robot turtle. I remember that someone had one of these at the computer club meetings we used to go to monthly with Dad. They would lay out […]
I was going to buy myself a shiny new iPhone 4S last year. When they came out I had only just moved to the UK (wasn’t even aware that I was pregnant at that stage) and on a pay-as-you-go type of thing with O2. Apparently this means that with O2’s infinite wisdom, I am not […]