Renovations – Parte the First

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The boys' room is a horrible mess. The "Keep Out" sign on the door serves as a warning of danger to potential visitors as much as a way for the boys to protect their privacy.

But I will tolerate this mess no more! I want the boys to have a nice room; one that is organised and looks like the kids rooms in magazines. And so I have spent my break from work making this happen. It's not finished and I go back to work tomorrow but we've made SO much progress. Mainly due to Neil – the pedal steel player in Guy's band and all-round-handy-with-the-tools kind of bloke.

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Mother’s Day…

Aside from super warm, calf length ugg boots (how *did* they know what I wanted?) I received the following hand-drawn cards for mother’s day. I’m impressed by little artists though I think if Finlay is going to be so anatomically correct he needs to check who in the family has the dangly bits 🙂

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We did it, we did it, yeah, yeah, yeah…

FINALLY… I've always wanted to build shelves into the alcoves next to the fireplace in the dining room/office. Mainly so that I could order our CDs alphabetically.

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Call me a nerd, but really… I don't have the time to go hunting for things when they're strewn higgledy piggledy (can you tell I'm going to turn 40 this year?) throughout the house.

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I’m sick

I've been sick since friday (or before even) and I'm really fed up with it. I feel so tired all the time and really haven't felt up to much except sewing a few dolls clothes and doing a little bit of knitting. The house is a mess!

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