Archive for December, 2009

Sunday, December 20th, 2009

Samantha’s Tribute to Michael Jackson (Ben)

Sam has been attending Kick Performance Group’s Twinkle Toe’s ballet class for almost a year and she loves it! She is just the most beautiful little ballerina there is.  At the end of November, the dance school had their annual year end concert which was a Tribute to Michael Jackson.  All the classes performed to […]

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Sunday, December 20th, 2009

Thanksgiving 2009

November just wouldn’t be the same without Thanksgiving, turkey, family and friends.  But what’s a girl to do when she lives in a country that doesn’t celebrate Thanksgiving? Well, she creates her own celebration with friends the Sunday after Thanksgiving.  Since they do not get Thursday off (silly Australians) we host a dinner at our […]

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Sunday, December 20th, 2009

Samantha’s First Visit to the Dentist

OK, so this happened a couple months ago, but it is a big milestone so I didn’t want to leave it off.  Sam was a brave little girl visiting the dentist. I still remember childhood horrors of visiting the dentist, hearing the awful grating of the drill and being completely dismayed when he pulled out […]

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Sunday, December 20th, 2009

Celebrating 5 Amazing Years!

Wow, has it already been 5 yrs? So much has changed in such a short amount of time. But really, 5 years seems like nothing since James and I have been together for over 11 years now… amazing. Now I feel old =0. But yes, on October 16, 2004, James and I declared our undying […]

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Saturday, December 19th, 2009

Visit From Lolo and Lola

In October, James’ parents came for a 2 week visit - and we were thrilled!  Last year, Remy’s trip was cut short and this was Roger’s first time visiting us (though not his first time to Australia).  Sam and Noah hadn’t seen Lolo and Lola since Christmas 2008 so they were very excited!  James and […]

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