Sunday, December 16, 2012

Cake making

don't ask me why the tounge is poking out?

Saturday, November 17, 2012


Walk to Huka Falls


Solar Eclipse

Prawn fishing

The hunter gatherer Dinner. ?or more like entree.

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Last couple of weekends

at the beach early...
Bubble time

Card game at home, Lucy won this round

Lucy dressed up for Wacky Wednesday

odd outfit, but she was right at home at Wacky Wednesday at Kindy

Painting time this morning, after pancakes and sleep in... 

Ella having a go at water colours

Painting time

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Little Red Riding Hood

Lucy playing lead role, in the Kindy production of Little Red Riding Hood...

Sunday, August 12, 2012

dinner, Yum!

Venison, Thanks Clive.

Saturday, August 11, 2012

fishing at port of napier

Ella waiting for the fish to bite

Hey Dad, there is something going on with my line, it's jiggling...   well wind it in then...

This guy was in Pandora Pond.

he swam right up to us to check us out

ducking and diving just around us

one last sniff and then off back out into the harbour.

Thursday, August 09, 2012

Lucy and Ash Tuesday.

Lucy at Kindy, sporting her gold medal for 'kindy olympics'

the ash cloud over HB tuesday morning. smelt like sulphur first thing in am, didn't notice by lunchtime, but there was still a grey haze that hung around against the ranges, and north of Napier.

Tuesday, August 07, 2012


Joe and Ella, 9.30 sunday morning, reading for the read-a-thon

Ella back on the couch reading again after dinner... (yes she and Joe did go and play outside for some of the day... and Ella did get into clothes as well...)

then reading on the computer, later the same day! this read-a-thon is a sport Ella really gets into!

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

to the snow

the girls having lunch on a sunny mountain!

Ella getting the hang of the rope tow on 2nd day

Cole and Dani

Ella Lucy and Dani 
mountain closed, time for some inside games...

looking at me?

looking at me?