Wednesday, December 31, 2008

New Year's Eve.....

L10 found this Gum Emperor Moth today:

Aunty Coleen, waiting for her ride to the party:



Gemma and L10:


Poppa, Nana and Shari:

Poppa, Nana, Shari and Aunty Coleen:

Tuesday, December 30, 2008


We went in to Te Papa today:

Then The Lad and L10 went Art Gallery crawling, while the boys and I hung round town (mostly McDonalds, though!):

And home to the obligatory feast prepared by Nana and a spa bath with bubbles:

Monday, December 29, 2008

Delivering the Ducks.....

Nana's ducks went down to the creek this morning, and we tried to make it as containing as possible for them:

Poppa's lovely first attempt at winemaking:

The horses down the road:

Sunday, December 28, 2008

Uncle Paul and a Haircut.....

L10 shaved The Lads head for him this morning - she couldn't resist a bit of L10 flair though:

Uncle Paul came for a ride today:

Our last day with the ducklings:

Tramp after having a bath so he doesn't stink us out on the journey tomorrow:

Saturday, December 27, 2008

H8's Friends Party.....

Because we're travelling on her actual birthday, H8 invited some friends over for a play today. They had a water fight:

She asked for a Coffee Cake, decorated with chopped walnuts sprinkled in a heart shape:

Party lunch:

Pressies galore:

Friday, December 26, 2008


We called in for a swim at Uncle Paul's:

En route to Uncle Graeme's:

The duckies came too: