• Family Life,  Home Decorating

    Slow week for Reno

    We had a very slow week with our Reno at an almost stand-still this week.  The slab was marked and cut, but nothing else happened. Inside the house was a different story with loads of packing, cleaning, chucking out stuff,…

  • Family Life,  Home Decorating

    We have some Reno action!

    Yesterday we had most of the airconditioning units fitted.  Just three to go once the new studio is finished. This morning saw us go from this bare slab in the back corner of the yard to the final result of…

  • Family Life,  Home Decorating

    Extra Stuff

    Milton did really well last Friday with the School Band at the Eisteddfod, on Monday again with his fabulous Trumpet playing and today the Year 6 Choir won a third in the Sacred section and performed stunningly in the Primary…

  • Home Decorating

    Reno Update

    This is what I came home to last Monday (17 August): This is what we had by Wednesday afternoon (19 August), all done without any machinery because the concrete crew couldn’t make it: This is what I came home to…

  • Family Life,  Home Decorating,  Scrapbooking

    Update…

    So July has been and gone…Where did it go?  Well we had a really busy month around here.  The highlights in no particular order are: Noah turned 3 Milton went to a cool Scout Camp called ‘Aliens’ I had a huge…

  • Home Decorating

    Reno Update (20/4/09)

    We spent a few hours on Sunday afternoon removing a lemon tree, pruning the frangipani and fairy trees, pulling heaps of weeds and running loads of garden waste/prunings through the mulcher.  We also planted some corn, zucchini, tomato, chive and…

  • Home Decorating

    Hot Pink Frangipani Cuttings

    I have a heap of Hot Pink Frangipani cuttings to give away after our brutal pruning of the gardens on the weekend.  If you want some and know where I live just drop by and help yourself, if not leave…

  • Home Decorating

    Reno Update

    The pool is all organised and under budget, but won’t be installed until July. The plans are still on their way after some dramas with the original plans not being exactly correct, but Ben has made adjustments, allowances and some…