My journal of trial and error and the occasional surprise discovery

Monthly Archives: December 2012

Babychinos at the beach

A week before Christmas we packed some bags (while William the conqueror hunted his own breakfast) packed the car and set off to the beach for a few days. We were home in time for Christmas, we just went up for a quick visit. It was fun. It was a lot of work but it […]


Christmas baking

This afternoon saw us doing some baking for church tonight. It was a fun activity for us although a little too much mess and effort for Christmas Eve to be honest next year I might be providing a plate of watermelon instead. Still, it was an interesting experiment and I’m sure the biscuits we made […]



Hubby is home for the holidays. It’s nice having him home but it is a bit weird at the same time. It’s a bit like having the boss standing around peering over your shoulder at work. I remember when my boss would watch me at work I would be nervous and jittery, trying to do […]


Introducing “that”

William’s latest thing is saying, “that!” If something is new or interesting or he just decides he wants it he points to it, says “that” and keeps saying that until he gets it. At church this morning he fell asleep so I passed him over to my friend Sarah while I snuck over to my […]