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Clairsy
Melbourne Australia
Melbourne book designer who's a bit of a nanna
Interests: I like drinking tea, writing lists, reading books, gardening, cooking new things, going to the pub with my friends, hanging out with my husband
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Lydia: Some token 'tummy time' - enjoying Gus' blocks whilst he naps. Those fat hands! Gus: Oops more a photo of Lydia but don't think he'd mind, he loves his sister. Surprisingly hasn't shown any signs of jealousy at all (yet). Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: looking out the window between mouthfuls of pumpkin soup. Gus: this guy - seriously! Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: the days of doing housework whilst she lies on her mat are over - she demands someone to smile at! Gus: thinking about art at the NGV, when we went into see the Pastello space (which was fabulous, he loved it) Continue reading
Posted Jun 27, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Oops missed 21. Lydia: One of my favorite pictures of her. Can't get enough of those lips, cheeks and eyes. Gus: Chocolate smeared, rolling and laughing. Gus in his element. Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2014 at sausage dogs
Posted May 30, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Her first solids. Wah, she doesn't need me anymore.. Gus: Wistful moment with umbrella Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Rocking the acapulco chair and her brother's old overalls. Gus: Wow, this has NEVER happened. Very exciting until he woke up and had an hour long tantrum. Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2014 at sausage dogs
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(Oops missed week 17) Lydia: Looks a bit Hallmark card but what an angel! Gus: Classic Gus. Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2014 at sausage dogs
Ha! Finally - years after its purchase it's being worn! (if only twice dammit).
Toggle Commented Apr 27, 2014 on 13/52 at sausage dogs
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This is WAY overdue but it only just occurred to me I should do a post.. Mushy brain. For the past year (or possibly more) I've had lots of fun designing a project for my clever aunt Jackie. She has written and put together a vegetable gardening kit called The... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: So happy to have a photo of the two of us! The Wilson's Prom easter bunny. Gus: Gus standing in my favorite place in Tidal River. Some negativity associated with this photo as he was being fairly hideous at the time this was taken! Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Coordinating beautifully with Gus' quilt. Those eyes! Gus: At the Bay of Fires in Tasmania. The cool overcast weather didn't stop him from stripping off and leaping into the freezing water. Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Catching up again... Lydia: Another sunny afternoon spent in the backyard marvelling at these kids. Gus: A rare moment of calm. Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2014 at sausage dogs
We interrupt the endless stream of photos of my children to inform you we're off to Tassie for a week. Hurrah! A long first term with these dudes, colds, a crazy case of hives for me - bring on the holidays! (May I congratulate myself once more for marrying a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Lapping up the last of the sun. Gus: Beautiful sunny Autumn afternoon hanging out in the back garden with these two. Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Those eyes! I hope they stay this colour but it's unlikely. Gus: Looking dapper and ready to party at his friend Archie's first birthday. I don't know if it was the influence of the bow-tie, but at the end he went around and shook hands with all the men,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Decided that day she would only sleep whilst being held. Lucky her Grandad was there to oblige. Gus: A moment of reflection whilst picking periwinkles from the rocks. (I've caught up!) Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Beach baby. Check out that tummy! Gus: Oops, missed one this week. Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Smiles! Gus: Wheeeeeeee! Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Getting chubby and starting to engage. Those chins, those lips! Gus: Lydia has snuck into his portrait. But he loves nothing more than to smooch and squish his poor sister. Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Snug as a bug in a sling. Gus: Capturing a little bit of his crazy. Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: Her first dip in beautiful Diamond Bay. Not the least bit bothered by the cold water. Gus: We've obviously been spending a lot of time at the beach. And he loves every minute. Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Oops - don't have one of Lydia this week, I think her spots were at their peak! Gus: Poor Aussie child - covered from head to toe from our crazy sun. Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: In the back garden at the holiday house. Not many photos of poor Lydia around this time - she got a serious case of the milk spots! Gus: Jumping waves with Grandad. These two love each other's company. Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2014 at sausage dogs
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Lydia: 2 weeks old. Those fat cheeks and second chin! Gus: Loving the outdoor shower at the beach house. His mother loving the water catching the evening light. Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2014 at sausage dogs