Week 3 – Day 5: Routine returning and getting ready for a night out on the town!

Jess, Lily and I are adjusting back to routine after my Mother’s visit, with lunch salad rolls and the obligatory cleaning up the floor when Lily threw much of the bread and some of the meat on her plate away (the two’s are a bit of a challenging phase!) We are getting ready to haveContinue reading “Week 3 – Day 5: Routine returning and getting ready for a night out on the town!”

Week 3 – Day 4: Grame’s visit continued and yummy slow cooked stew!

Jess, Grame, Lily and I all got up at 6 am (no alarms were set) so we had plenty of morning cool and I took the opportunity to water the dry garden (it’s been very very humid – up to 90% relative humidity) but no rain so plants still drying out rapidly. Got some weedingContinue reading “Week 3 – Day 4: Grame’s visit continued and yummy slow cooked stew!”

Week 3 – Day 3: ‘Grame’ visit first full day + dealing with practical business start-up

Milk moustache! Lily loves spending time with her ‘Grame’ – grandma on my side πŸ™‚ who is visiting for about 4 days while her husband is away for work. We will help Jess out by doing the next shopping trip w/o her this morning so she can go to a health/wellbeing appointment alone and relax.Continue reading “Week 3 – Day 3: ‘Grame’ visit first full day + dealing with practical business start-up”

Week 3 – Day 2: Shopping outing and a visit from my mother for the week

This morning we are going out shopping for a canvas so Lily and Jess can do some art together, we might also get some kitchen gear and replace/upgrade some things – I’d like a larger volume stove top coffee maker pot (we make our own coffee at home very regularly!)

Week 3 – Day 1: Deep into Jan, working on video editing software this week!

The title pic is of Lily putting ALL THE BOWS on Daddy this morning! I missed yesterday’s blog post due to family commitments keeping me busy all day, thanks to our lovely sister Sian – we had a yummy BBQ for dinner and Lily was up an extra hour than normal till 8:30 pm! TodayContinue reading “Week 3 – Day 1: Deep into Jan, working on video editing software this week!”

Week 2 – Day 5: Lily in the new sandpit, Adobe stock photos research and logo design πŸ™‚

So my little girl had a lot of fun in her new sandpit undercover in back patio area after lunch, I spent some time researching for stock images on the themes of advice, Dad, honesty, science and religion successfully and will upload a logo design soon from Adobe Illustrator. Tomorrow is a family trip toContinue reading “Week 2 – Day 5: Lily in the new sandpit, Adobe stock photos research and logo design πŸ™‚”

Week 2 – Day 4: Getting Lily to a playdate, setting up video room and recording draft footage!

Today I drove Lily to her Great Auntie and her daughters home for a playdate, very grateful for the opportunity to sit and record some draft footage quietly at home. Of course, chores come first, so did the watering and set up a sandpit which was a Christmas pressie as well. #Dad_Life

Week 2 – Day 3: Gardening and trialling my new octopus tripod set-up today!

Started the morning off with a 1.5 hr gardening session – phew, good exercise and feeling of accomplishment at the end πŸ™‚ My first business purchase has arrived from Kogan.com (Australian online only electronics retailer) it’s an octopus leg tripod (bendy/flexible to attach to vertical light lamp pole. Going to test out the remote bluetoothContinue reading “Week 2 – Day 3: Gardening and trialling my new octopus tripod set-up today!”

Week 2 – Day 2: Going to the Pools w/Fam β˜ΊοΈβ€οΈπŸ‘

Today is a lovely 33 deg C and overcast so Jess and I took Lily to the local pools for a swim, she is so adorable in her floaties with wonder woman theme, Jess and I had a chance to float and splash with her it was lovely, later will have to ‘hit the books’Continue reading “Week 2 – Day 2: Going to the Pools w/Fam β˜ΊοΈβ€οΈπŸ‘”