Christmas Day 2019

Christmas Day 2019

Christmas day has finally arrived! Saying that, this year feels like it has gone so quickly. I started my 3 weeks of holidays on Saturday, so it has been great to relax for a few days before getting into the Christmas activities. On Christmas morning we were woken up at 1.30am by Emma, then again at 2.30am, 3.00am and finally gave in at 5.00am to open up some presents. After the kids opened their presents, we thought why not go…

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Ben’s 6th Birthday

Ben’s 6th Birthday

Today Ben had his 6th birthday. Ben is growing up so fast! I can remember holding him when he was first born and thinking how small he was. We had everyone over to celebrate Ben’s birthday. Belinda made an awesome multi-layered rainbow cake, which didn’t last very long! After we sang happy birthday and ate some cake we setup the jumping castle, with a bit of a twist. I rigged up the tarp and some poles to make a shade;…

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Ben’s 5th Birthday

Ben’s 5th Birthday

It is hard to believe how quickly life passes us by. A good realisation of this is having children and watching them grow. Today is Ben’s 5th birthday. We were fortunate to have Ben this year on his actual birthday, so we decided to head down to the park to celebrate. We were joined by Grandma, Grandad, Uncle Brad and Aunty Kellie. Ben was quick to test out his new bike and show everyone just how good he could ride…

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Emma’s Birthday

Emma’s Birthday

Today was one of the best days of my life. At approximately 7:28am, I met and held my daughter Emma Ashley Christensen for the very first time. It is hard to put into words just exactly how I felt, but I do know the feeling was truly incredible, overwhelming, exciting and terrifying all that the same time. At around 11pm on Monday night Belinda started getting contractions. I remember being in our media room around 5:15am and debating whether or…

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