This is how hot it feels here in Wagga Wagga, Australia at the moment. We can’t sleep, everyone is sweaty (not to mention those bum cracks above!), and I feel lethargic. I shouldn’t be complaining, because I really hate cold weather, but I think 38-41C (well over 100F) is a…

Garage – looks like a nice view off the back of our alfresco (until someone else builds us in!) … The gang checking things out.… More timber.… We have our frame up! Yay!!! Gee I was happy to see that happening yesterday. They don’t muck around with it… it was…

I have spent the day umming and ahhing about bar stools. I have decided on these and ordered 3. They will be here in about 3 weeks. Yay!!!!!!! They were from …The Complete Garden and the website is here.

www.colorcubic.com I have spent the day culling and cleaning things out. Although we are not moving for another 5 months, I thought I would start disposing of unnecessary junk now. It gets hectic when the kids go back to school and I start back working fulltime next week. So with…

www.premiumchristmastrees.com Yep. A big slab of concrete at our house. At least we got that before Christmas. I have been told the framers are working over Christmas so does that mean I will have a frame soon? Fingers crossed. Merry Christmas to all. Hope you have a lovely few days.…

This is a picture taken last weekend of 4 generations in my family. Those that know me well would know my Pop (in the middle) survived a lot this year. We were celebrating his 80th birthday. Also in the photo is my Mum, my sister, her daughter and my 3…

This is how I found my boys the other night – enjoying each other’s company and just gazing into space. Gee I luv ’em. Here is our ‘dirt’. Retaining wall is actually going in today. So hopefully we will have the roof on by the end of January. Hooray!