The Snapper Haul

Dave and E went fishing with Mikey and Gemma today and came home with a bin FULL of big fish. Ethan reeled in his biggest fish yet, an impressive 8 pound snapper – hooked and brought to the boat all by himself, I think today was the best day of his life!  He caught 3 keepers (all snapper) and one …

My Guys Rip

We spent Sunday morning at the beach out west and both boys were charging! Ethan has been riding without training wheels for just three weeks now and he charged the BMX track – HARD!  Louie was always right there to lend Ethan some moral support and add difficulty as a moving obstacle if Ethan was going a little too fast! …

Date Night – Aren’t we cute?

To celebrate Jo’s birthday we enjoyed an awesome Pot Luck dinner with my bestest girl friends and their husbands / partners.  My camera was sitting on the table the whole time and I took not one picture.  I know, very hard to believe. We did pose for a little self-portrait before we left though; Follow

Where was I?

You know what I’m talking about. I was on my way to work.  I had just left the ghetto-assed place where I was staying / nannying in Atlantic Beach, Florida and was heading for my lovely job at video production company Atlantic Video in Jacksonville Beach.  It was one of those weird mornings when you get in your car and …

The Most Shi Tzu-ish Cake Ever

Ethan and I didn’t go out looking for an ugly cake to buy Dave for his birthday, but lo and behold we found one anyway. We were picking up some things for the birthday dinner and Ethan spotted Louie in cake form! Although he was missing his requisite orange sweater, the likeness is uncanny, and Ethan knew his daddy would …

Ethan and his mates

Driving to the playground yesterday Ethan was telling me about his day at kindy; Ethan: “I put my arm around Sinead and patted her on the back ’cause she is my bestest friend” Me: “That was so sweet,  I bet you made her very happy” Ethan: “Yes, but I just can’t wait to grow up, sometimes I just can’t wait!” Me: …

Mum & Dad Time

It has been a pretty hectic two weeks since we moved house, Ethan has been on holiday with me as we wait for a place to open up for him at his new kindergarten (hopefully the first week of June) and Dave has been working some long hours at the restaurant. So to mix it up Ethan stayed the night …

The Candaru Su Song

A Dave and Ethan Original.  An informative ditty detailing the perils of swimming in the Amazon without a protective cup. Follow