Goodbye Gladstone

Goodbye Gladstone

This morning I was on breakfast duty. Belinda had picked up some bacon, eggs and pancake mix yesterday, and I was in charge of ensuring we didn’t end up at McDonalds for breakfast. After a few minutes trying to work out the stove top, I was underway. The kids enjoyed the freedom of being able to travel the elevator from floor to floor, to visit Grandma or Uncle Brad and Aunty Kellie. So I sent them to collect a second…

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Goodbye Nan

Goodbye Nan

Today was a day with some mixed emotions but also some consolation in knowing that we now have a place to go to remember Nan. Boyne Island has always had a special place in my heart. Although I have many fond memories of Nan and Pop, the best memories I have, are here in Boyne Island. We started our day with the kids roller blading around Turtle way. I may have made a wrong turn which almost ended with an…

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Bellingham Maze

Bellingham Maze

We are off on our first holiday for 2020, since the whole corona virus pandemic started, and are all very grateful for the break. After an early start, and breaky in the car, we stopped at Kilcoy for a small break before heading straight onto Bellingham Maze. Bellingham Maze was relatively easy to find, although some of the current road works had us doing a few loops. When we got there we were greeted with a pretty aMAZEing entrance. After…

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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 8th Birthday

Ben’s 8th Birthday

Today Ben turned 8! We didn’t get to celebrate his birthday on his birthday again this year, but still had a blast. Brad, Kellie and Marshall came up for the party, as well as Kate and the girls. It was good to see everyone having heaps of fun with the Ninja Turtle banner making all moves and expressions. We hope you had a great birthday and it was totally tubular dude! Love alwaysDad